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Red, yellow, green, white and black stripes, oval spots in some of the stripes. Knotted into the ends are bunches of green, yellow, purple and pink silk. Worn on the head twisted around the braids.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst

Guatemalan, 1915

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 223cm (1 9/16 x 87 13/16in.)

Accession Number

16.178

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes