Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wall hanging
  • Guatemala
  • wall hanging, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Guatemala
  • wool yarn, cane, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 97.5 x 54 cm width includes rods
    Object Length/Width: 38 3/8 x 21 1/4 in width includes rods
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6759

The rectangular wall hanging has a cane rod at either short end. It has a black field and orange and white stripes down each long side. It has four horizontal decorative bands. Two have stylized human figures in green and red, bright pink and yellow, orange and white, or blue and red. Two have bands of stylized birds in white, green, yellow, bright pink, and red.