University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameHuipil
Object Number:42-35-216
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
San Pedro Ayampuc
Department of Guatemala
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Wool
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:130-A - Other Number

Description

1 piece, pulled in weaving, one edge longer than the other, white cotton with red-rose-lavender selvedge,heavily brocaded bands of geometric design, heavily embroidered conventualized animals, black blue green red lavender rose orange and yellow cotton, light green purple and deep rose silk


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