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Blouse

Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:2005-13-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Izabal
Quirigua
Culture Area: Central America
Period: Contemporary
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Velvet
Technique:Embroidered
Iconography:Figures
Flowers
Deer
Bird
Length: 69 cm
Width: 78 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mary A. Campbell, 2005
Other Number:CG2016-2-235 - Found in Collection Number

Description

Off-white cream w/ vivid purple embroidered design that includes: waves, stripes, figures, flowers across front and back; wide band of flowers around neck - purple and yellow w/ birds, deer, mushroom? in front; purple velvet trim along neckline and armholes; small zipper on shoulder.

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