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

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Artist

Maya

Title

Headband (Cinta)

Origin

Guatemala

Date

1900–1950

Medium

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

Dimensions

237.2 x 4.5 cm (93 3/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1969.780

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