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Woman's blouse (Huipil)

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

1960-1970

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; supplementary weft patterning
Size: 40 1/2 x 30 in. (102.87 x 76.2 cm)
Creation Place: Guatemala, Quetzaltenango, Almolonga
Culture: Maya, Guatemala, Quetzaltenango
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: Top section has supplementary weft patterning in geometric shapes; botom section red and whit vertical stripes and few horizontal lines; red ribbon at neck hole and sleeves.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2003.227.10
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009