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Huipil (Guatemala)

This is a Huipil. It is dated 1940–50 and we acquired it in 1966. Its medium is wool, cotton, silk (?) and its technique is plain weave, tapestry weave, embroidery (?). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Miss Elizabeth Gordon. It is credited Gift of Elizabeth Gordon.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 82.5 x 112.1 cm (32 1/2 x 44 1/8 in.)

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Huipil (Guatemala); wool, cotton, silk (?); H x W: 82.5 x 112.1 cm (32 1/2 x 44 1/8 in.); Gift of Elizabeth Gordon; 1966-60-11

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