Woven in 2 panels on a back strap loom. Piece shows 4 selvedge ends. Designs are brocaded with mercerized cotton and only show in the upper side of the huipil. Both panels are joined with a fine randa on the upper section and a simple randa in the lower part. It shows an open area for breast feeding. It has a > design, probably the signature. Designs: Geometric: zigzag forms and lines
Age: Approximately woven in the 1950’s.
Ethnic Group: K’iché
Origin: Zacualpa, El Quiche
Materials: Cotton and mercerized cotton
Technique: Woven on a back strap loom
Size: Approximately: 32” x 28.5”