One paneled sash woven on a back strap loom. The sash is fully brocaded with geometrical and zoomorphic patterns, some have been made with silk. This piece has fringes on both sides. Normally sashes for women are woven narrow and strong. All the colours are chemical dyes, except for the black and white wool. Please notice that the price includes FREE USPS Shipping.
Age: Approximately woven in the 1960’s.
Ethnic Group: Kakchiquel
Origin: San Pedro Sacatepéquez, Guatemala
Materials: cotton, wool and silk
Use: every day woman’s sash
Technique: woven on a back strap loom
Size: Approximately 116” x 3”