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Apron

Museum number:
3-54
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030000054
Alternate number:
54 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Child’s apron (delantal); plain and basket weave; cotton; red, dark blue and yellow plaid; 2 stripes with ikat design; waist band orange, blue and yellow cotton plaid; white cotton ties; machine stitched; 43 cm wide at hem, 45 cm long
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Quetzaltenango, Quetzaltenango Department, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
K'iche' and Maya
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
Cotton (textile)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
October 20, 1902
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
Dimensions:
length 45 centimeters and width 43 centimeters
Comment:
See Eisen archive in museum library. Also see references below
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