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Woman's Shawl or Headdress (Tzute)

A work made of cotton; plain weave; paired warps in warp stripes; with supplementary brocading wefts.

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  • A work made of cotton; plain weave; paired warps in warp stripes; with supplementary brocading wefts.

Date:

1930/39

Artist:

Maya
Guatemala, Quiché, Probably San Tomás Chichicastenango

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Maya

Title

Woman's Shawl or Headdress (Tzute)

Place

Guatemala (Object made in)

Date

Made 1930–1939

Medium

Cotton; plain weave; paired warps in warp stripes; with supplementary brocading wefts

Dimensions

88.9 × 87.6 cm (35 × 34 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Avrina Pugh

Reference Number

1971.698

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