FMNH 190636.nosub[1]

  • 190636 cotton huipil
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Shirt. Decorative huipil (woman's blouse) was hand-woven on a backstrap loom, using cotton and silk for the brocaded figures. It would be worn over an everyday huipil for weddings or other ceremonial occasions.
Catalog Number: 190636.nosub[1]
Description: garment
Materials: cotton, silk
Cultural Attribution: Maya
Locality: North America, Guatemala, Chimaltenango, Chimaltenango, Tepan, Central America
Accession Number: [2977] E. de Smith (Purchase)
Accession Year:
Continent: North America
Country: Guatemala
Province/State: Chimaltenango
District/County: Chimaltenango
City/Town: Tepan
Collector/Source: E. de Smith, E. de Smith
IRN: 1094469
GUID: 46ad3a50-0694-499e-93a3-6e6481ce3596