From: Guatemala | Department of Huehuetenango | Colotenango

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Huipil
Object Number 2014-19-70
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Mam
Provenience Guatemala | Department of Huehuetenango | Colotenango
Culture Area Central American
Section American
Materials Cotton

Women's blouse made of three panels of cotton ground cloth of predominantly white and red stripes. Seams covered in yellow, green, magenta, and purple embroidery. Center and shoulders covered in supplementary weft predominantly red with small diamond motifs. Neck edge and arms embroidered in alternating green, white purple and blue. Sides sewn together.

Length 53 cm
Width 117.9 cm
Credit Line Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other Number L-699-70 - Old Loan Number

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