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Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:85-2-71B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mam
Provenience: Guatemala
San Pedro Sacatepequez
Department of San Marcos
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: 1908
Early Date: 1908
Late Date: 1908
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 86 cm
Width: 41 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:71B - Other Number

Description

One section, blue and white brocade, geometric design.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 34 epi, 2 singles, Z twist, white cotton. Weft: 28 ppi, 2 singles, Z twist, white cotton. Balanced plain weave. Supplemental weft: two faced. 1 panel - 1 selvedge."

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