Woman´s fiesta outfit from San Felipe Jalapa de Díaz

China poblana


Ethnic Group: Mazateco alto

Donated by Ángeles López-Portillo de Stiteler

Huipil, 2017

Navy blue cotton strips embroidered by hand and decorated with industrial lace and ribbon. The neckline flounce is of industrial lace on which are attached two ribbon rosettes. The false sleeves are made with industrial lace and ribbons 2018.34.a

Skirt, 2017

Machine woven black cotton with white stripes at bottom, and rough cotton band at the top. 2018.34.b

Belt, 2017

Cotton woven belt with fringe at its edge 2018.34.d

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mom as china poblana.jpg