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One-half of Hopi dance sash

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One half of hopi dance sash with white ground with eleven bands of black, green, and dark blue at end and three lines of green and red, on the central band are two diamonds in black, red and white; strip of red flannel sewed on the ends, just above a long fringe.


Collection of Denman Waldo Ross; gift to the MFA, May 10, 1902

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Native North American (Hopi), late 19th century

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110.5 x 36 cm (43 1/2 x 14 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool warp-faced plain weave with supplementary weft-wrap patterning; attached wool plain weave (trade cloth)


Textiles and Fashion Arts