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Skirt (Corte)

A work made of cotton, plain weave; joined with silk and cotton in cretan stitches.

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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; joined with silk and cotton in cretan stitches.

Date:

1900/50

Artist:

Maya
Probably Quezaltenango, Quezaltenango, Guatemala

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Maya

Title

Skirt (Corte)

Place

Guatemala (Object made in)

Date

Made 1901–1950

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; joined with silk and cotton in cretan stitches

Dimensions

93.4 × 508 cm (36 3/4 × 200 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1969.752

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