University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameHuipil
Object Number: 2014-19-13
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Totonicapan
Santa Maria Chiquimula
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 97.4cm
Width: 107.6cm
Credit Line:Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other NumberL-699-13 - Old Loan Number

Description

Oversized women's blouse in red cotton grondcloth, vertical stripes in black and white. Two panels stitched together. Neck area embroideried in orange magenta and gold. Central seam at neck edge is embroidered downt the front and back for 17cm in purple, magenta, and gold.


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