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Ceremonial veil

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

1980

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Ceremonial veil, Artist Unknown (Maya)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Cotton; supplementary weft patterning
Size: 29 x 63 in. (73.66 x 160.02 cm)
Creation Place: Guatemala, Baja Verapáz, San Miguel Chicáj, Pocomchi
Culture: Maya, Guatemala, Baja Verapáz
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: Three paneled white veil; four selvedge ends; white background with geometric supplementary weft patterns in red, yellow, purple, blue, and green.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2002.280.51
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009