Object Place: Queztaltenango, Guatemala
94 cm (37 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Woman’s blouse (huipil) used as veil. Supplementary weft patterning. Top half zig-zags, stars, birds in purples and yellow silk; lower half with geometric designs and birds in white cotton. White cotton plain weave foundation cloth. Neckband embroidered with flowers. Constructed of three panels joined by purple embroidery.
Gift of Margret Craver Withers