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Headband (Cinta)

A work made of cotton and wool, plain and twill slit tapestry weave with eccentric wefts; cotton, tassels and fringe.

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  • A work made of cotton and wool, plain and twill slit tapestry weave with eccentric wefts; cotton, tassels and fringe.

Date:

1930/39

Artist:

Maya
Totonicapán, Totonicapán, Guatemala

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Arts of the Americas

Culture

Maya

Title

Headband (Cinta)

Origin

Guatemala

Date

Made 1930–1939

Medium

Cotton and wool, plain and twill slit tapestry weave with eccentric wefts; cotton, tassels and fringe

Dimensions

219.7 x 3.5 cm (86 1/2 x 1 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Avrina Pugh

Reference Number

1971.688

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