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Band for the hair

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Black and white woolen stripes, on these are irregular bands of pink cotton and yellow and green S-like forms. Pink and yellow cords and tassels knotted into the ends. Worn on the head twisted around the braids.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst

Guatemalan, Early 20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 273cm (2 3/16 x 107 1/2in.)

Accession Number

16.172

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes