Chajul Woman's Huipil --- Double headed horse serpents and birds in the geometric design with bright colors on this brocaded woman's huipil. Back-strap loomed, 2-panel construction with light aquamarine green background (not sure if cotton or acrylic thread in base material) . Has some "brillante" or sparkling thread in the embroidery thread.
Condition: Fairly goodused condition with a some loose threads, spotting and wear. Some looseness of weave near a few stress points. Selvages on two panels somewhat uneven lengths. Two panel selvages have been reinforced with threads. Side seams are sewn closed.
Width: 31 inches
Length: 20 - 23 inches
Neck: 6 inches wide by 3 inches deep
* Remember the huipil's width should be at least 1.5 to 2 times your shoulders width, to allow for fitting your frame and to cover part of your upper arms.