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Headband (Cinta)

A work made of cotton, plain and twill slit tapestry weave with eccentric wefts; silk tassels with metal wire wrapped cotton loops.

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  • A work made of cotton, plain and twill slit tapestry weave with eccentric wefts; silk tassels with metal wire wrapped cotton loops.

Date:

1900/50

Artist:

Maya
Totonicapán, Totonicapán, Guatemala

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Maya

Title

Headband (Cinta)

Place

Guatemala (Object made in)

Date

Made 1900–1950

Medium

Cotton, plain and twill slit tapestry weave with eccentric wefts; silk tassels with metal wire wrapped cotton loops

Dimensions

237.2 × 4.5 cm (93 3/8 × 1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1969.780

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