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Blouse (Huipil)

A work made of cotton, silk, and wool, plain weave with patterning wefts (cut between motifs after weaving).

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  • A work made of cotton, silk, and wool, plain weave with patterning wefts (cut between motifs after weaving).

Date:

1930/39

Artist:

Maya
Probably Quezaltenango, Quezaltenango, Guatemala

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Maya

Title

Blouse (Huipil)

Place

Guatemala (Object made in)

Date

Made 1930–1939

Medium

Cotton, silk, and wool, plain weave with patterning wefts (cut between motifs after weaving)

Dimensions

207.7 × 130.8 cm (81 3/4 × 51 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Avrina Pugh

Reference Number

1971.705

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