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Blouse

Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:2014-19-90
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Solola
San Andres Semetabaj
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 77.5 cm
Width: 82.1 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other Number:L-699-90 - Old Loan Number

Description

Blouse in two panels of navy cotton groundcloth with predominantly green supplementary weft. Multicolored supplementary weft in geometic and zigzag designs in horizontal orientation. Neck embroidered with commerical, machine made floral designs on blue strip. Sides sewn.

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