Woman's Servilleta, Multi-Purpose Utility Cloth

1993.18.0065

Photo of Woman

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Woman's Servilleta, Multi-Purpose Utility Cloth   (1993.18.0065)
Classification Personal Artifacts : Clothing : Headwear
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location America, Central, Guatemala, El Quiche Department, Santo Tomas Chichicastenango, also known as Chichicastenango
Period/Date N/A
Culture K'iche' Maya

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 94.9 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 48.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.2 cm
Weight 108 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton, Animal--Mammal--Hooved--Sheep, Textile--Wool
Manufacturing Processes weaving-embroidery, Textile--Hand Sewn, Textile--Hand/Loom Woven, Textile--Dyed, Textile--Embroidered
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
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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