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Object #1999-145/3
Object nameHuipil, Woman's
Culture of OriginIxil, Nebaj, Guatemala
MaterialsCloth, White, Cloth, Purple, Embroidery Thread, Red, Pink, Blue, Burgundy, Yellow, Light Green, Green, Orange, Dark Blue, Dark Purple
TechniquesFour Selvedge Cloth, Plain Weave, Sewn, Embroidered, Appliqued, Supplementary weave, Soumak Weave
DimensionsL: 21.5 in, W: 26.2 in
SourceDr. Nancy Stenholm
CreditGift of Nancy A. Stenholm, Ph.D.

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