Man´s Pok´ul and Pok´ from Zinacantan

China poblana


Ethnic Group: Tsotsil Maya

Donated by Angeles López-Portillo de Stiteler

Pok´, ca. 1978

Kerchief of small black and white checked industrial cotton fabric and adorned with magenta-colored tassels at the four corners in worsted yarn.

Pok´ul, ca. 1978

Poncho, handwoven on a backstrap loom with red and white cotton threads, decorated with simple flowers and a band of rectangles at the edges that have been embroidered by hand with worsted yarns in various colors.

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