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Weaving

Woman's blouse (huipil). White cotton foundation cloth; supplementary weft patterning; narrow polychrome bands at shoulder, 10cm. Red band, narrow bands mixed with band of birds and two bands of repeating geometric motifs. 18cm. Lower skirt unpatterned. Shoulders and neck bound with faded black...

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Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers

Guatemalan (Comalapa), early 20th century

Object Place

Comalapa, Guatemala

Accession Number

1983.379

Medium or Technique

Cotton; weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes