Belt

1993.18.0016

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Belt   (1993.18.0016)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Personal Artifacts : Clothing : Clothing Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location America, Central, Guatemala, Totonicapan Department, San Miguel Totonicapan
Period/Date 1940s - 1950s
Culture K'iche' Maya

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 213.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 3.3 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.2 cm
Weight 46 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton, Textile--Hemp
Manufacturing Processes N/A
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda

U Caybal Atziak: Imagenes en los Tejindos Guatemaltecos, Italo Morales Hidalgo. Ediciones Cuarto Ahau: Guatemala, 1982. Page 56. Trajes de San Juan Sacatepaquez y San Ryamundo, El Museo Guatemala, 1991. Page 95.

Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Transfer from Illinois State University
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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