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Sarape

Museum number:
3-214
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
214 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Woman’s zarape (Cotton, basketweave. Stripes of dark blue, white, red, yellow, and green. Two pieces of material stitched together lengthwise. Warp forms long fringe on one end. 1m 66 cm long + 14 cm fringe 1 m 7 cm wide.)
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Aguacatán, Huehuetenango, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Aguacatan, Huehuetenango, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
Awakateko and Maya
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
Cotton (textile)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.1 Daily Garb and 2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
October 20, 1902
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
Dimensions:
length 102 centimeters and width 175 centimeters
Comment:
See Eisen archives in museum library. See also p.110 Schevill; see references below.
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