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Woman's Belt (faja)

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Woman's Belt (faja), Artist Unknown (Maya)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Cotton, wool, silk; discontinuous supplementary weft patterning with warp floats
Size: 97 x 3 3/8 in. (246.4 x 8.6 cm) including fringe
Creation Place: North America, Central America, Guatemala, Totonicapán
Culture: Maya, North America, Central America, Guatemala
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: red, cream, and brown ground with discontinuous supplementary weft and warp patterning in purple, yellow, white, and brown
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Nobuko Kajitani
Accession Number: 91.79.4
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009