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Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:99-23-50
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Maya (Central American Culture)
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Solola
San Lucas Toliman
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Velvet
Length: 65 cm
Width: 75 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Betty Gerstley, 1999

Description

2 panels - black ground, scalloped neck and arm holes trimmed in red velvet. Horizontal rows of multicolor brocaded shapes - very precise corn, deer and turkey and applied commercial lace. 23 cm solid black bottom section.

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