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Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:99-23-124
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Maya (Central American Culture)
Provenience: Guatemala
Panajachel
Department of Solola
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: ca. 1970
Early Date: 1965
Late Date: 1975
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 60.96 cm
Width: 66.04 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Betty Gerstley, 1999

Description

Huipil of three panels. Red ground with pink and brown pin striped warp. Bands of brocaded animal and geometric motifs in multiple colors on the central panel. Neckline finished in buttonhole stitch. Side panels have individual geometric motifs.

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