University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameHuipil
Object Number: 2014-19-98
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Solola
Santa Lucia Utatlan
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Length: 73.3cm
Width: 87.2cm
Credit Line:Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other NumberL-699-98 - Old Loan Number

Description

Woman's blouse of white cotton ground cloth in two panels with chevron and zigzag pattern in white supplementary weft, neck area embroidered with green and purple flower hand stitched embroidery on an added top yolk of commercial cotton. Sleeves of commercial cotton have eyelit edges and pleats.


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