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Jacket

Saco

Native NameSaco
Object Number:42-35-70
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
Quezaltenango
Department of Quezaltenango
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: pre 1933
Early Date: 1928
Late Date: 1933
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Sequins
Technique:Embroidered
Length: 52 cm
Width: 40 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:#A - Other Number

Description

to wear when dressed as Juan Diego in processin of Our Lady of Guadelupe on Dec 12, black broadcloth embroidered in red silk diamonds and yellow silk stars with metal sequins, red silk thread- synthetic dye [ Robert Carelsen 1984]

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