Hearst Museum Portal

Huipil

Museum number:
3-19
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030000019
Alternate number:
19 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
[ cat card Description: "Guipil cloth; red cotton with green, yellow and white stripes and brocade; fringe of warp at one end; woven at end; approximately 51 cm wide and 1 m 92 cm long"]
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Concepcion Chiquirichapa, Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Concepcion near Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
Mam and Maya
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
Cotton (textile)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.1 Daily Garb and 2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
October 20, 1902
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
Dimensions:
width 52 centimeters and length 190 centimeters
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