Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Guatemala
  • tablecloth, 1940s
  • Where object was made: Alta Verapaz, Guatemala
  • cotton, weaving, embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 92.5 x 99 cm
    Object Length/Width: 36 7/16 x 39 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6746

The square white tablecloth is made from three narrower strips. The allover pattern resembles diamonds made from leaves with a circle in the center of each diamond.