From: Guatemala | Department of Chimaltenango | San Juan Comalapa

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Huipil
Object Number 2014-19-31
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Cakchiquel
Provenience Guatemala | Department of Chimaltenango | San Juan Comalapa
Culture Area Central American
Section American
Materials Cotton

Women's large blouse on brown cotton groundcloth. Multicolored supplementary weft patterning. Animal and chevron designs in between horizontal stripes of predominantly magenta, purple, white, blue, and green. Two white patterned horizontal stripes of supplementary weft at bottom. Solid stripe 11cm wide of red supplementary weft. Arm holes embroiderd in blue band. Sides sewn shut.

Length 68.5 cm
Width 113 cm
Credit Line Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other Number L-699-31 - Old Loan Number

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