Colotenango faja (sash).

This circa 1980 faja was hand woven predominantly in red but with multicolored warp stripes. It is decorated on both ends with supplementary brocade featuring geometric designs in soumak weaving typical of Colotenango, plus knotted fringes and tassels. This fine example is in excellent condition. From the collection of Joan Jacobson of Tucson. 21-213. W 20x L 220 cm plus knotting and tassels. $ 80 or best offer.