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Woman's Tzute


Artist Unknown (Maya)


first half of the 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Woman's Tzute, Artist Unknown (Maya)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Cotton
Size: 45 x 40 in. (114.3 x 101.6 cm)
Creation Place: Guatemala, Guatemala, San Juan Sacatepéquez
Culture: Maya, Guatemala, Guatemala
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: two woven panels of stripes in red, yellow, pink and blue hand stitched together; two corners, 5" x 8" and 8" x 12" embroidered in animal-like figures in loose running stitch in green, yellow and blue
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2005.136.117
Added to Site: March 1, 2009