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Woman's waist (huipil)

Guatemalan
1915


Dimensions

90 x 130 cm (35 7/16 x 51 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.30 x .90

Accession Number

16.186

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Two pieces of heavy white cotton with red selvedges sewed together. Woven through the middle of the pieces are bands and zigzag lines of dark blue and violet cotton. Woven like brocade and according to the early traditions.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection