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Woman's blouse (Huipil)

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

c. 1980

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
Size: 24 x 31 in. (60.96 x 78.74 cm)
Creation Place: Guatemala, Highland region, Chimaltenango, Tecp√°n?, Cackchiquel
Culture: Maya, Guatemala, Highland region, Chimaltenango
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: White cotton background; supplementary weft patterns of arrows, dots, chevron, net in purple, pink, black, magenta, blue and green; four selvedge ends; velvet ribbon applied to neckline and armholes.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2002.280.61
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009