|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
San Jose Nacahuil
Department of Guatemala
|Culture Area:||Central American|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942|
|Other Number:||126-A - Other Number|
White cotton huipil of one piece with brocaded bands of zigzag design and embroidered five and six legged animals, Blue-black, red, rose, yellow and purple cotton and green and cerise silk.
As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 32 epi, three singles, Z twist, white cotton. Weft: 36 ppi, three singles, Z twist, white cotton. Balanced plain weave. Supplementary weft is single faced and two faced. One panel, four selvedges. Woven on a backstrap loom."
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