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Tunic

Capixay

Native NameCapixaij
Object Number:85-2-51
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chuj
Provenience: Guatemala
San Mateo Ixtatan
Department of Huehuetenango
Culture Area: Central American
Manufacture Location: Guatemala
Department of Totonicapan
Momostenango
Section:American
Materials:Wool
Length: 76 cm
Width: 105 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985
Other Number:51 - Other Number

Description

Black wool tunic sewn at underarm seam and cuff. Sleeves set in but open under arm. V shaped neck opening. Borders at hem. Cuffs and round neck are embroirded. Fringe on lower back. Woven in Momostenango, Dept of Totonicapan

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