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cloth to make a skirt
  • Guatemala or Mexico
  • cloth to make a skirt, late 1800s–1953
  • Where object was made: Mexico or Guatemala
  • cotton, weaving, dyeing, embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 113 x 89.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 44 1/2 x 35 1/4 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6749

The length of light blue-green cloth has one end that is embroidered with zigzags of small white circles, zigzags of small white lines and diamonds of small white squares. There are pink, red, blue, and blue-green composite "X" shapes inside of the diamonds.