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Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:42-35-284
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
Santo Domingo Xenacoj
Department of Sacatepequez
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Synthetic Dye
Length: 128 cm
Width: 100 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:XII - Other Number

Description

Huipil Ixaco, two pieces with randa, natural brown with pin stripes of blue asnd yellow, embroidered shoulder band and row of animals in red and lavender cotton, red cotton thread-synthetic dye, purple cotton thread-possible synthetic dye [Robert Carlsen 1984].

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Silent Language of Guatemalan Textiles (1985 - 1986) View Objects in Exhibition
Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

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