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Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:99-23-29B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mayan
Provenience: Guatemala
Chajul
Department of Quiche
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 54 cm
Width: 84.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Betty Gerstley, 1999
Other Number:CG2016-2-205 - Found in Collection Number
99-23-130 - Other Number

Description

One of two huipils. 2 panels, white ground, 6 large birds brocaded in multicolors both front and back. 1 brocaded checkerboard designs on each shoulder, 1 feather design and geometric designs. Floats on the interior. Each panel has 4 selvedges.

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