The huipil is woven in 2 panels. Red background. The designs show in the lower part of the piece. The randa is embroidered with silk and wool. Part of the weft is woven with cuyuscate. Designs: geometric and dolls.
Age: Approximately woven in the 1950’s
Ethnic Group: Kakchiquel
Origin: Patzicia, Chimaltenango
Materials: Cotton, silk, wool, mercerized cotton, cuyuscate; natural dyes: indigo.
Use: Ceremonial Huipil
Technique: Woven on a back strap loom
Size: Approximately 49.5” x 20”