University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameHuipil
Object Number: 96-10-15
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 of navy cotton sewn together. Golen yellow/white interweaving, diamond bands and animals. Square neck opening. Sides sewn together except for arm holes.


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