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Catalog Number E2006.02.019
Object Name Headband
Collection Ethnic Costume Collection
Artist/Designer/Brand unknown
Date 1940's
Description Headband - Warp faced narrow headband made on a special treadle loom. The decorative part of the band is made of multi-colored silk threads forming horizontal stripes. Bands end with tassels.
Material Silk/Cotton
Place of Origin Totonicapan, Guatemala
Provenance Headbands are wrapped around the woman's head. Worn with huipil and skirt.
Received as Gift