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Woman's waist (huipil)

White cotton across which are plain stripes of yellow silk, red and violet cotton separating white stripes with designs of trees with birds on them, separate birds, etc. in red. Woven like brocade and according to the early traditions.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Guatemalan, 1915

Accession Number

16.183

Medium or Technique

Cotton

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