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Huipil

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Native Name:
Huipil
Object Number:
29-60-10
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Kekchi
Provenience:
Guatemala
Department of Alta Verapaz
Coban
Culture Area:
Central America
Section:
American
Materials:
Cotton
Technique:
Embroidered
Iconography:
Birds
Leaves
Diamonds
Description:
Indian weaving and embroidery and said to be of Indian yarn. Made in three pieces joined vertically. All white embroidery; patterns include birds, leaves and diamonds. Trace of blueing.
Height:
49cm
Width:
97cm
Credit Line:
Museum Expedition, Robert Burkitt
Other Number:
197   -   Field No SF

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