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Blouse

Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:2014-19-35
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Guatemala
San Pedro Sacatepequez
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 53 cm
Width: 120.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other Number:L-699-35 - Old Loan Number

Description

Women's white ground cotton cloth blouse, narrow stripe on bottom edge. One panel cloth, sides left open. Central portion is decorated with multicolored supplementary weft, predominantly pink and purple, zigzag and diamond designs.

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