University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2004-21-6
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Provenience: Guatemala
San Juan Sacatepequez
Department of Guatemala
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Thread
Technique:Sewn
Embroidered
Iconography:Huipil
Credit Line:Gift of Theodore T. Newbold and Helen Cunningham, 2004

Description

Red blouse/huipil with purple, brown, and yellow vertical stripes; bird motif across chest and back; griffin/bird(?) motif across shoulder region; collar embroidered with purple and orange thread.


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