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Man's sash (Faja)

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

1930-1940

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Man's sash (Faja), Artist Unknown (Maya)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Cotton, silk; supplementary weft patterning
Size: 92 x 13 1/2 in. (233.68 x 34.29 cm) (includes fringe)
Creation Place: Guatemala, El Quiché, Santo Tomás Chichicastenango
Culture: Maya, Guatemala, El Quiché
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: Two panels sewn together; red background with at each end a 5 1/2inch wide stripe of zigzag motif in supplementary weft patterning, purple, mauve, pink, ochre.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons, Douglas Dawson Collection
Accession Number: 2002.280.23
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009