Woman's huipil/shirt

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Culture/People
probably Triqui (Trique) [San Joan Copala] (attributed)
Collector
Elena Solow (Elaine Solow), Non-Indian
Previous owner
Elena Solow (Elaine Solow), Non-Indian
Seller
Elena Solow (Elaine Solow), Non-Indian
Object Name
Woman's huipil/shirt
Media/Materials
Cotton yarn, ribbon
Techniques
Woven, sewn
Object Type
Clothing/Garments
Place
San Juan Copala; Santiago Juxtlahuaca Municipality, Juxtlahuaca District, Mixteca Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico (inferred)
Date created
1970-1973
Collection History
Collected by Elena Solow, probably during trips to Mexico to purchase crafts for a New York City boutique; purchased by MAI from Elena Solow circa 1973.
Catalog Number
24/8792
Barcode
248792.000
See related items
Triqui (Trique) [San Joan Copala]
Clothing/Garments
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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