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Woman's waist (huipil)

Guatemalan
Early 20th century


Dimensions

112 x 125 cm (44 1/8 x 49 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.25 x 1.12

Accession Number

16.173

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton, on the shoulders are bands on geometrical ornament below rows of animals, trees and birds, and below this five rows of S-like forms. Woven like brocade and according to early traditions.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst