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Wide belt (faja), fine wool, Deep red warp-faced stripes with wide, white central stripe decorated with symbolic pick-up patterns in maroon and dark green, and similar narrow stripes on either side. Uncut warp ends one end, plaited and gathered together with red cord. Cord threaded through start of weaving other end.


belt (general & multipurpose)

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  belt (general & multipurpose)
object name (local):  belt

Peru, South America; Americas
Additional place information
made or collected:  Peru 

Materials & techniques
overall: 150 mm x 2415 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 150 mm x 2415 mm

Hecht, Ann 

Related subjects
object name: belts (general & multipurpose)

Record created 2008-02-18 by JPYZ
Record last updated 2018-05-08 by XGVIEWS

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