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Woman's blouse (Huipil)

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

c. 1955

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; supplementary weft patterning, crochet
Size: 20 1/2 x 29 in. (52.1 x 73.7 cm)
Creation Place: North America, Central America, Guatemala, Chimaltenango, San Martín Jilotepéque
Culture: Maya, North America, Central America, Guatemala, Chimaltenango
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: Two-panel huipil; indigo warp with supplementary weft patterning throughout in red, green, pink, purple, blue, yellow; blue crochet at armholes and neck
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard Simmons
Accession Number: 99.245.15
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009