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Woman's blouse (Huipil)

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Artist Unknown (Maya, K'iche')

Date

1940-1950

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Woman's blouse (Huipil), Artist Unknown (Maya, K'iche')
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Silk, cotton
Size: 35 x 33 in. (88.9 x 83.82 cm)
Creation Place: Guatemala, Quetzaltenango, Almolonga
Culture: Maya, K'iche', Guatemala, Quetzaltenango
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: four woven panels, hand sewn joining; 7" neck opening; 5 " side opening; upper half supplementary weft in vertical zigzag pattern deep purple, magenta and off-white; lower half in narrow red and white vertical stripes
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2005.136.99
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009