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cueitl (skirt)
  • Guatemala
  • cueitl (skirt), date unknown
  • Where object was made: Guatemala
  • cotton, silk, embroidering
  • Object Height/Width: 93.98 x 172.72 cm
    Object Height/Width: 37 x 68 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1037

Coarse woven cotton with colored embroidery. All over geometric pattern in red cotton with border of yellow silk. Some purple and red centers to yellow strips. May be either a skirt or a burden carrier.