Woman´s everyday outfit from Oxchuc

China poblana


Ethnic Group: Tseltal Maya

Huipil, 2016

Handwoven red and white striped cotton fabric with orange at the edges. The collar features hand embroidery of geometric designs in synthetic yarns. 2018.10.a

Skirt, 2016

Industrial synthetic fiber tube skirt joined and decorated with hand embroidery in different synthetic colors. 2018.10.b

Sash, 2016

Handwoven cotton sash from a backstrap loom. 2018.10.d

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mom as china poblana.jpg