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Woman's blouse (Huipil)

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Artist Unknown (Maya, Mam)

Date

1965-1970

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Woman's blouse (Huipil), Artist Unknown (Maya, Mam)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Cotton; discontinuous supplementary weft patterning
Size: 26 x 30 in. (66 x 76.2 cm) (from shoulder to lower edge)
Creation Place: North America, Central America, Guatemala, Quetzaltenango, San Martín Sacatepéquez (San Martín Chile Verde)
Culture: Maya, Mam, North America, Central America, Guatemala, Quetzaltenango
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: Two-panel huipil; red ground with supplemental weft patterning in purple, blue, yellow, white, orange, green, pink; birds, trees, and animals; open at sides.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard Simmons
Accession Number: 99.245.25
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009