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Woman's waist (huipil)

White cotton, across it is woven with red cotton, trees with animals on each side of them, birds on vase-like forms and S-like figures. Woven like brocade and according to the early traditions.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Guatemalan, 1915

Accession Number

16.184

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes