From: Guatemala | Mixco | Department of Guatemala
Curatorial Section: American
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Guatemala | Mixco | Department of Guatemala|
|Culture Area||Central American|
|Materials||Cotton | Silk|
White, cotton huipil in one panel. Upper section has dark blue and white weft stripes. Brocaded in band of zigzag designs in blue-black, brown, red, cerise and yellow cotton and green and purple silk.
As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 32 epi, three singles, Z twist, white cotton. Weft: 20 ppi, three singles, Z twist, white cotton. Warp is predominantly plain weave. Supplementary weft is two faced. One panel, four selvedges each. Woven on a backstrap loom."
|Credit Line||Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942|
|Other Number||92 - Other Number|
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