|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
San Juan Sacatepequez
Department of Guatemala
|Culture Area:||Central American|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942|
|Other Number:||125 - Other Number|
Huipil for a young girl. One piece with a blue-black top with a heavily brocaded shoulder band and scattered figures of three legged animals in red, violet and white cotton and yellow, deep rose, white and green silk.
As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 38 epi, three singles, Z twist, indigo cotton. Weft: 22 ppi, three singles, Z twist, indigo cotton. Warp faced plain weave. Supplementary weft is two faced. One panel, four selvedges. Woven on a backstrap loom."
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