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Blouse

Huipil

Object Number:2004-21-7
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Provenience: Guatemala
Colotenango
Department of Huehuetenango
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Thread
Technique:Sewn
Embroidered
Iconography:Huipil
Height: 46 cm
Width: 69 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Theodore T. Newbold and Helen Cunningham, 2004

Description

Child's blouse/huipil with red and white vertical stripes. Center embroidered with red stripes and multi-colored diamond design. Two multi-colored seams run vertically down each shoulder to bottom of garment. Embroidered diamond design across each shoulder. Collar bordered by green and orange thread. Sleeves bordered by teal and yellow thread.

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