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Headband

Museum number:
3-74
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030000074
Alternate number:
74 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Woman’s headband; 3-74 very similar to 3-72 except silk trimmings on ends are turquoise, red and yellow; approximately 2m 27 cm long, each end decoration 25 cm, width 3.5 cm
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
San Cristobal Totonicapan, Totonicapan, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Totonicapan, Totonicapan, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
K'iche' and Maya
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
October 20, 1902
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
Comment:
See Eisen archive in museum library. See also references below.
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