Huipil, Po't, Blouse


Photo of Huipil, Po

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Huipil, Po't, Blouse   (1972.12.0003)
Classification Personal Artifacts : Clothing : Main Garments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location America, Central, Guatemala, El Quiche Department, Santo Tomas Chichicastenango, also known as Chichicastenango
Period/Date 1940
Culture K'iche' Maya

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 154.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 87.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.5 cm
Weight 618 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Pigment--Dye, Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton, Textile--Brocade
Manufacturing Processes Textile--Embroidered, Textile--Hand/Loom Woven
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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