University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameHuipil
Object Number:42-35-29
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Ixil
Provenience: Guatemala
Cotzal
Department of Quiche
Culture Area: Central America
Date Made: pre 1933
Early Date: 1928
Late Date: 1933
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Wool
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:18-A - Other Number

Description

in three pieces, sides and bottom white, center except bottom red, brocaded design of goose like birds and small women [paper dolls] in purple yellow green orange white and cerise wool cotton and silk, appliqued red cloth neck border and U shaped bib, red cotton thread -madder dye [ Robert Carlsen 1984]


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