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Blouse

Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:2014-19-43
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Sacatepequez
San Antonio Aguas Calientes
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 72 cm
Width: 85.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other Number:L-699-43 - Old Loan Number

Description

Blouse on two panels of purple cotton groundcloth, sides sewn. Multicolored supplementary weft of diamond, zigzag, floral, and large dominant fruit designs. Silky blue band sewn around arm holes and neck hole. White dot pattern at bottom of one side of blouse.

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