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Title
Yucatan Patched Color Paper
Mayan Paper. Colorway 24P - Purple.
Material
Materials and Techniques: 100% alfa-cellulose of select fibers of plants such as Sanseviera (Mother-in-law's Tongue) and Cattail.
Measurements
Measurements: 8 x 12"
Description
Also known as Huun - the Mayan word for paper as well as the tree used in papermaking for hundreds of years. The ancient practice disappeared completely in Yucatan until 1985 when Project Huun of sustainable community development was initiated. This paper today is made by Maya-Yucatec artisans who combine Washi techniques with the ancient Mayan techniques.
Repository
University of Pennsylvania Fisher Fine Arts Library Material Collection
Source
Manufacturer's Contact: Hiromi Papers
9469 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 117
Culver City, CA 90232 United States
Rights
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