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Object #   2006-86/640
Object name   Quechquemitl
Culture of Origin   Otomi, San Pablito, Puebla State, Mexico
Materials   Cotton Cloth, Yarn, Dark Pink, Red, Black, Thread, Black, Red
Techniques   Embroidered, Cross Stitch, Plain Weave, Warp Faced, Complementary Warp, Complementary Weft
Exhibit Label   This type of garment would have been worn by high-class women or priestesses before Spanish arrival. It is worn today as a special occasion garment, although young women prefer commercial blouses.
Dimensions   L: 20 x 22 in, W: 28 in
Source   Ms. Leslie Grace
Credit   Leslie Grace Collection

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