|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
Santa Maria Nebaj
Department of Quiche
|Culture Area:||Central American|
|Date Made:||1920–1979 CE|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985|
|Other Number:||192 - Other Number|
Huipil of two panels sewn together in the center. Neck opening appliqued with purple fabric and embroidered. Front and back upper halves are brocaded on white cotton ground.
As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 52 epi, three singles, Z twist, white cotton. Weft: 16 ppi, three singles, Z twist, white cotton. Warp faced plain weave. Supplementary weft is single faced. Two panels, three selvedges each. Woven on a backstrap loom."
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019)||View Objects in Exhibition|
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