Wonderful vintage Mayan Huipiles from Oxchuc, Chiapas. Incredible modern color palette on an very old and traditional design. A special huipil purchased from its maker on market day in Oxchuc. The huipil is hand woven and embroidered in all cotton! This is very rare in contemporary huipiles of Oxchuc.
23" width x 23" length
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This is huipil made from a Colotenango huipil. A beautiful colorway. The dress is base is made from a thick and supple rayon called aleman which is prized for its drape. The cotton embroidery is very fine and the geometric designs are of typical Colotenango embroidery.
W 35 x L 35 inches
Its shown here worn as a tunic but would be great as a dress also. Please note the condition of the material in the photos. It is sturdy and any areas that need it have been reinforced. It is a gorgeous garment. The condition has been reflected in the price.