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HUIPIL GUATEMALA SAN PEDRO SACATACAPECEZ

Guatemala
$229.00

Huipil Guatemala San Pedro Sacatapecez

A woman may spend months weaving a single huipil when complex techniques or designs are required. Through the choices of design, material and finishing technique, information can be read about the weaver's birth-place, religious background, social position, weaving skill, and personality. Indigenous women can read the complex encoded messages in each other's huipiles at a glance.

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Huipil Guatemala San Pedro Sacatapecez

A woman may spend months weaving a single huipil when complex techniques or designs are required. Through the choices of design, material and finishing technique, information can be read about the weaver's birth-place, religious background, social position, weaving skill, and personality. Indigenous women can read the complex encoded messages in each other's huipiles at a glance.

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SKU: GUAT008
Availability: 35" X 44"
Width: 17.00
Height: 17.00
Depth: 2.00