Woman's huipil/shirt

Culture/People
K'iche' Maya (Quiché)
Expedition
Mrs. Thea Heye Guatemala Expedition (1928) (Thea Heye - Lothrop Expedition)
Expedition leader
Samuel Kirkland Lothrop (S.K. Lothrop/SKL), Non-Indian, 1892-1965
Expedition sponsor
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935
Collection History
Collected in 1928, probably in Quetzaltenango, during the Thea Heye Guatemala Expedition, led by anthropologist Samuel K. Lothrop (1892-1965, MAI staff member) and sponsored by MAI and Thea (Mrs. George) Heye.
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Place
Totonicapán; Totonicapán Municipality; Totonicapán Department, Southwest Region; Guatemala
See related items
K'iche' Maya (Quiché)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
16/725
Barcode
160725.000
Object Type
Clothing/Garments
Object Name
Woman's huipil/shirt
Media/Materials
Cotton yarn
Techniques
Woven
Dimensions
84 x 95 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a550c909-843c-4fa4-8e63-7759d75b433f
Record ID
NMAI_172446