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Sash and hair ribbon. Red warp-faced cotton with narrow green selvedges, and similar width stripes in greens and blues spaced across the width. Short fringes each end. Red weft-faced ribbon with approximately a third of each end woven in brightly coloured bands (each band about .5 cm wide).

Details

sash & hair ribbon
2008.574
Anthropology

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  sash & hair ribbon
object name (local):  Sash and hair ribbon
object name:  sash & hair ribbon

Place
San Antonio Palopo, Solola, Guatemala, Central America; Americas
Additional place information
made or collected:  San Antonio Palopo 

Materials & techniques
cotton
Measurements
overall: 190 mm x 1900 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 190 mm x 1900 mm

Provenance
Hecht, Ann 

Record created 2008-02-22 by JPYZ
Record last updated 2018-06-08 by XGVIEWS

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