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Ceremonial tzute

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

1945-1950

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Ceremonial tzute, Artist Unknown (Maya)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Cotton, silk, wool; supplementary weft patterning, embroidery
Size: 30 x 32 in. (76.2 x 81.3 cm)
Creation Place: North America, Guatemala, El Quiché, Santo Tomás Chichicastenango
Culture: Maya, North America, Guatemala, El Quiché
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: 2 panels embroidered with silk band at center; red ground with green, blue, white in narrow stripes; supplemental weft patterning in wool animals and geometric designs
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard Simmons
Accession Number: 99.245.12
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009