The huipil is woven in 2 panels. White background with a few stains. Designs are woven with cotton and silk. The opening for the head is cut out and has a decoration of a white lace. The sleeves have the same type of lace. The piece is completely brocaded with designs. Designs: geometric, horses, human figures, trees.
Age: Approximately woven in the 1930’s
Ethnic Group: K’iché
Origin: Santa Lucia Utatlán, Sololá
Materials: Cotton, silk; natural dyes: yellow, indigo, indigo plus, orange, purple
Use: Wedding Huipil
Technique: Woven on a foot loom
Size: Approximately 35.5” x 40”