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Cofradia huipil

Guatemalan, Quiche, Sacapulas
early 20th century


Accession Number

50.3186

Medium or Technique

Cotton, brocaded and embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Huipil made of three panels, probably worn as ceremonial confradia garment; white cotton ground brocaded with red, orange, and green chevrons, embroidered at the neck with ribbons and silk

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward E. Harkavy