One panel Servilleta (Offering) woven on a back strap loom. The piece shows three selvedge ends. The designs are woven in. It has a hole in one corner. Designs: zoomorphic: dogs, birds, monkeys, turkeys, rabbits and horses.
Age: Approximately woven in the 1910’s
Ethnic Group: Kakchiquel
Origin: San Pedro Sacatepéquez, Guatemala
Materials: Cotton; natural dyes (mollusk, yellow, indigo plus), alizarin
Use: Saint’s Offering
Technique: Woven on a back strap loom
Size: Approximately 20” x 13”