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Woman's waist (huipil)

Three pieces of loosely woven white cotton sewed together. The design of zig-zag lines, diamonds and star-like forms is woven with red, yellow and green wool.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss L. H. Eaton

Guatemalan, Early 20th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton and brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts