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Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:42-35-102
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Totonicapan
Totonicapan
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: 1930–1951 CE
Early Date: 1930
Late Date: 1951
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Iconography:Cofradia
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:60-A - Other Number

Description

natural brown cotton woven in two pieces, all over floral embroidery in ten pointed collar design around circular neck in red yellow orange green blue purple cerise and white silk. Mrs Osborne thinks this type is worn by descendants og Tlascala race

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

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