Woman’s Outfit from Huixtán, Chiapas
Cultural Group: Tzotzil Maya
Wrap Skirt, 2020
Made by María Luísa Hernández Servino
Cotton blouse, country style, machine-embroidered at the neck with flowers in silk threads and trimmed with industrial lace.
Made by Augustina Moshan
Woven in cotton on a backstrap loom
Donated by Angeles López-Portillo de Stiteler
Cotton textile with pulled threads and hand-embroidered flowers in silk threads
In the pueblo of Huixtan, Chiapas, a group of male musicians and dancers dressed in traditional clothing approach the municipal officials to kick off the Carnival celebrations before Ash Wednesday.