Woman's Shawl or Headdress (Tzute)

A work made of cotton, wool and silk; plain weave; warp stripes with supplementary brocading wefts.

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  • A work made of cotton, wool and silk; plain weave; warp stripes with supplementary brocading wefts.

Date:

1930/39

Artist:

Maya
Guatemala, Quiché, San Tomás Chichicastenango

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Artist

Maya

Title

Woman's Shawl or Headdress (Tzute)

Origin

Guatemala

Date

1930–1939

Medium

Cotton, wool and silk; plain weave; warp stripes with supplementary brocading wefts

Dimensions

77.5 x 74.9 cm (30 1/2 x 29 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Avrina Pugh

Reference Number

1971.700

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