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Mantle

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Mantle, Artist Unknown (Maya)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Cotton, acrylic; discontinuous supplementary weft patterning
Size: 106 x 19 1/4 in. (269.24 x 48.9 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Guatemala, Highland Region, El Quiché, Santo Tomás Chichicastenango
Culture: Maya, Central America, Guatemala, Highland Region, El Quiché
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: discontinuous supplementary weft patterning; rows of purple birds, butterflies, etc., alternate with rows of pink zigzags and rows of blue and red weft pile on natural ecru ground
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons, Douglas Dawson Collection
Accession Number: 2001.289.19
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009