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Hand woven on a back strap loom. Girls learn how to weave ready to provide clothing for the family after marriage. It’s a lot of work taking several weeks to...

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Woman’s blouse that would have been made for daily wear. Undecorated length would have been tucked into skirt and fastened with a belt. Blue embroidery on top of red background...

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Woman’s blouse that would have been worn for everyday wear. Undecorated length would have been tucked into skirt and fastened with a belt. Recent years has seen the use of...

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This long traditional tunic consist of long lengths of decorated cotton cloth that have been sewn together. The vertical red banding and strips of indigo dyed material that cover the...

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Woven into the top half of the blouse is a stylized depiction of an opossum. This is the manifestation of the Maya God of Dawn and is a common motif...

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Woven in three sections, most of the blouse is plain with the neck and shoulders decorated with woollen embroidery. Weaver has demonstrated their skill through intense interlocking geometric designs....

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A woven blouse like this has been worn in Central America by women for hundreds of years. The colour of the weave with additional embroidered designs allow observers to identify...

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