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Huipil Hand Woven Blouse from Guatemala, Embroidered Flowers and Stripes, Multi Color, Authentic, Vintage, Handmade, Collection

Guatemala
$149.00
  • Huipil Hand Woven Blouse from Guatemala, Embroidered Flowers and Stripes, Multi Color, Authentic, Vintage, Handmade, Collection
  • Width: 31”
    Length: 27”

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 Hand Woven Blouse from Guatemala, Embroidered Flowers and Stripes, Multi Color, Authentic, Vintage, Handmade, Collection
  • Width: 31”
    Length: 27”

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: Huipil 22
Availability: 50" x 34.25"
Width: 17.00
Height: 17.00
Depth: 2.00