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Double matate

Museum number:
3-264
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
264 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Double matate ( handwritten: " handbag fibre")
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Concepcion Tutuapa, San Marcos, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Tutuapa, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
Maya
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
Maguey fiber (pita cording)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.1 Hunting and Fishing and 2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
October 20, 1902
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
Dimensions:
width 28 centimeters and length 101 centimeters
Comment:
See Eisen archives in museum library. See p. 164 Schevill; see references below.
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