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Woman's blouse (Huipil)

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

c. 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; supplementary weft patterning, embroidery
Size: 23 x 42 in. (58.42 x 106.68 cm)
Creation Place: Guatemala, Guatemala, San Raimundo
Culture: Maya, Guatemala, Guatemala
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: two white paneled cotton huipil; embroidered randa in red and purple; supplementary weft patterning; two rows of birds in red and purple; neckline embroidered
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2004.169.98
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009