Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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narrow cloth
  • Quiché peoples
  • narrow cloth, late 1800s–1942
  • Where object was made: Chichicastenango, Quiché, Guatemala
  • cotton, weaving, dyeing, embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 167 x 21 cm
    Object Length/Width: 65 3/4 x 8 1/4 in
  • Gift of the Josephine M. Wood Trust
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6721
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The long, narrow rectangle has fringe at the short ends. It is red with rows of two pairs of mating four-legged animals in green. There is a thin undyed stripe along each long edge.