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Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:66-34-39
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
San Martin Jilotepeque
Department of Chimaltenango
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Length: 55 cm
Width: 81 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Howard H. Tewksbury, 1966
Other Number:A-39 - Other Number

Description

Navy plain weave cotton decorated in silk thread in magenta, purple, aqua, white, blue and yellow. Main design geometric forms chevrons, diagonals, zigzags and greek key designs.

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