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Blouse

Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:2014-19-42
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Guatemala
San Jose Nacahuil
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 44 cm
Width: 132.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other Number:L-699-42 - Old Loan Number

Description

Blouse of two panels on white cotton groundcloth. Multicolored supplementary weft in predominantly dimond designs in the central area of the blouse. A letter S design is repeated down the center of the blouse. Sides are left open. Blouse is wide horizontally, and rather short vertically.

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