TITLE

Maya Time Warps

AUTHOR(S)
Morris Jr., Walter F.
PUB. DATE
May 1986
SOURCE
Archaeology;May86, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses efforts to rescue the Maya tradition of weaving in the highlands of Chiapas, Mexico. History of Maya dresses and textiles; History of weaving in Tenejapa; Affiliations of modern brocading with classical Maya designs; Evolution of the methods of preserving the weaving tradition; Interaction among weavers from different communities.
ACCESSION #
10949170

 

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