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Belt (Faja)

A work made of cotton and wool, stripes of plain weave and plain weave derived float weave with brocading wefts; plaited warp fringe.

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  • A work made of cotton and wool, stripes of plain weave and plain weave derived float weave with brocading wefts; plaited warp fringe.

Date:

1900/50

Artist:

Maya
Totonicapán, Totonicapán, Guatemala

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Maya

Title

Belt (Faja)

Date

Made 1901–1950

Medium

Cotton and wool, stripes of plain weave and plain weave derived float weave with brocading wefts; plaited warp fringe

Dimensions

243.8 × 8.6 cm (96 × 3 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1969.779

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