Hearst Museum Portal

Headband

Museum number:
3-84
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030000084
Alternate number:
84 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Woman’s headband or cinta; twilled wool; red and blue stripes ; also dark blue and yellow; approximately 1 m 57 cm long, 1.3 cm wide Remarks: " Like 3-77
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
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements and 2.3 Special Ornaments, Garb, and Finery Worn to Battle by Warrior (excluding status insignia)
Accession date:
October 20, 1902
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
Dimensions:
length 157 centimeters and width 1.3 centimeters
Comment:
See Eisen archive in museum library. See also references below.
Images:
Legacy documentation: