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Perraje (shawl) (Guatemala), 20th century

This is a Perraje (shawl). It is dated 20th century and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is cotton and its technique is warp resist dyed before weaving (jaspe); warp-faced plain weave; warp ends are knotted with ivory cotton short fringe attached. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Clara Waldeck. It is credited Gift of Clara Waldeck.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 191 x 74 cm (6 ft. 3 3/16 in. x 29 1/8 in.)

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Perraje (shawl) (Guatemala), 20th century; cotton; Warp x Weft: 191 x 74 cm (6 ft. 3 3/16 in. x 29 1/8 in.); Gift of Clara Waldeck; 1969-170-19

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