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Man's belt

Museum number:
3-21
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030000021
Alternate number:
21 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Bridle man's (faja); 3-21 yellow cotton; red, blue and green brocading; long fringe of warp; woven together at ends; approximately 2 m 78 cm long and 21 cm of fringe on each end, 28 cm wide
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Concepcion Chiquirichapa, Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Concepcion near Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
Mam
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
Cotton (textile) and Silk (floss)
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 305 centimeters and width 29 centimeters
Comment:
Bridde forman" is typo
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