|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Culture:||Maya (Central American Culture)|
Santo Tomas Chichicastenango
Department of Quiche
|Culture Area:||Central American|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Betty Gerstley, 1999|
Ceremonial huipil of and spun cotton. Three panels of natural white cotton with white shadow stripes joined with a blue, cotton center panel. Brocading in purple silk with orange and green silk geometric motifs. Four disks in black fabric are attached with chain stitch, one each on the front, back, and shoulders. Neck is cut and embroidered with chain stitching in a ray design.
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