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Two huipil halves not sewn together (one of two)

Guatemalan
early 20th century


Object Place: Dept. Sacatepequez, San Antonio Aguas Calientes, Guatemala

Dimensions

35.5 x 104 cm (14 x 40 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.385

Medium or Technique

Cotton; weaving

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Indigo cotton warp, indigo cotton and polychrome silk weft yarns. Design of nine polychrome and solid silk bands separated by indigo cotton bands; center band with eight-sided stars circumscribed by diamond outlines.

Credit Line

Gift of Frances McFadden