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Ceremonial Tzute

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Artist Unknown (Maya, Cackchiquel)

Date

1959

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Ceremonial Tzute, Artist Unknown (Maya, Cackchiquel)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Cotton, silk; supplementary weft patterning
Creation Place: Guatemala, Sacatepéquez, San Juan Sacatepéquez
Culture: Maya, Cackchiquel, Guatemala, Sacatepéquez
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Recuerdo de Daniana Coc 1ero Octubre de 1959
Physical Description: One paneled green cotton tzute woven on a backstrap loom with zoomorphic patterns (rooster, peacock, deer and butterfly); four selvage ends; satin ribbon decorates the edge.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2003.227.24
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009