University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameHuipil
Object Number: 96-10-14
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Alta Verapaz
Coban
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Credit Line:Gift of Maude de Schauensee and Mrs. Howard Lewis in memory of their parents Williamina and Rodolphe Meyer de Schauensee, 1996

Description

Huipil. Three panels green cotton sewn together, interwoven/embroidery. Gold and white cross, diamond, triangles, humans on animals. Square neck opening in center, sides sewn together except for arm holes.


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