761 Tactic-2017Tactic

Lovely unique huipil with flowers! This huipil is from the town of Tactic in the region of Alta Verapaz. This interesting huipil measures 33” across the shoulders, 29 1/2″ across the chest, and 28″ from the neckline to the bottom edges (folded). The neck opening is rectangular and measures approximately 6 1/2” x 7″ .

This huipil is elegant in its simple design. The weaving is diamonds throughout on a rust red color. The collar and sleeve are accented with free-hand machine embroidery of colorful flowers. The background is black cotton.

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This huipil is in good used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads. This textile is beautiful for both display or wear!



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