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Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:99-23-9
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Maya (Central American Culture)
Provenience: Guatemala
Patizia
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: ca. 1950
Early Date: 1945
Late Date: 1955
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Embroidered
Length: 52 cm
Width: 112 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Betty Gerstley, 1999

Description

Huipil of two panels. Red background with white, blue, pink and green warp stripes. Horizontal band across chest in zig-zag brocading in multiple colors. Neck cut and stitched. Panels are joined with a randa in multiple colors.

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