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Woman's blouse (Huipil)

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

1920-1930

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, silk
Size: 21 x 36 3/4 in. (53.34 x 93.35 cm)
Creation Place: Guatemala, El Quiché, Sacapulas
Culture: Maya, Guatemala, El Quiché
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: white, red, green and yellow; plain weave with discontinued weave weft designs: diamonds, chevron; narrow pieces laced together with red button hole stitch; square neck hole with out-facing pink and purple petals outlined in featherstitch; silk tassel des
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2005.136.109
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009