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Woman's blouse (Huipil)

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

1970

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Woman's blouse (Huipil), Artist Unknown (Maya)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Cotton; discontinuous supplementary weft patterning
Size: 23 x 32 in. (58.4 x 81.3 cm)
Creation Place: North America, Guatemala, Highland region, Chimaltenango, Tecpán
Culture: Maya, North America, Guatemala, Highland region, Chimaltenango
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: Two-panel huipil, machine stitched at front, back and sides; square cut neck with bright blue velvet facing; white ground with rows of rosettes,and birds in blue, pink, yellow, green, orange.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons, in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 92.156.16
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009