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Object #2006-86/27
Object nameCorte, Tubular Skirt
Culture of OriginSan Ildefonso Ixtahuacan, Colotenango, Huehuetenango Department, Guatemala
MaterialsCotton Cloth, Red, Thread, Light Yellow, Pink, Blue, Light Blue, Green, Yellow, Purple, White
TechniquesFour Selvedge Cloth, Plain Weave, Supplementary Weft, Warp Faced, Soumak Weave
Exhibit LabelThis traditional type of skirt is worn with the huipil. Subtle design differences distinguish the village where it was made.
DimensionsL: 34 in, W: 35 in
SourceMs. Leslie Grace
CreditLeslie Grace Collection

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