|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
San Pedro Sacatepequez
Department of San Marcos
|Culture Area:||Central American|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985|
Cotton huipil, unmade, one panel of two. White ground with purple and red brocading. Fringed. Tag reads, "--best quality [woven by Hicolash Jurizon]."
As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 38 epi, two singles, Z twist, white cotton. Weft: 23 ppi, three singles, Z twist, white cotton. Warp predominantly plain weave. Supplementary weft is two faced. One panel, two selvedges, one looped fringe at one end. Woven on a backstrap loom."
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