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Sombrero, waterproof

Museum number:
3-313
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
313 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Waterproof sombrero
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
San Pedro Soloma, Huehuetenango, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Soloma, Huehuetenango, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
Maya and Q'anjob'al
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
Palm leaf
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:
width 37.5 centimeters and height 15.3 centimeters
Comment:
See Eisen archives in museum library. See p. 143 Schevill; see references below.
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