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Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:42-35-128
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
San Cristobal Totonicapan
Department of Totonicapan
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: -1933
Early Date: -1933
Late Date: -1933
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 116 cm
Width: 120 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:70-A - Other Number

Description

Heavy white cotton, in two pieces, side seams not sewn, scalloped callar solidly embroidered in floral design in red, cerise, yellow, green, medium, blue, purple and brown on a lavender ground.

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