Wedding, Ceremonial, or Daily Huipil, Blouse

2011.05.0636

Photo of Wedding, Ceremonial, or Daily Huipil, Blouse

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Wedding, Ceremonial, or Daily Huipil, Blouse   (2011.05.0636)
Classification Personal Artifacts; Communication Artifacts : Clothing; Ceremonial Artifacts : Main Garments; Wedding Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location America, Central, Guatemala, Sacatepequez Department, Sumpango
Period/Date 1950 - 1959
Culture Cakchiquel Maya

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 87.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 51 cm
Dimension 3 (Length) 36 cm
Weight 514 g
Measuring Remarks “Second Largest Dimension” measured from top of neck opening to bottom. “Third Largest Dimension” measured from bottom of neck opening on front to bottom of huipil.
Materials Textile, Pigment--Dye
Manufacturing Processes Weaving, Embroidering, Dyeing
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

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

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Kieffer-Lopez Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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