Category: Latin America

The Coe has a small collection of thirty-two objects in this area, although it is just a small sample of what you can see at the Coe.

 

Mayan Blouse

Mayan Blouse

Latin American Mayan Blouse Artist: Unknown Culture/People: (Mayan) Place: Guatemala Media: Cotton, cotton thread Dims: 22.25 x 31.5 in (55.5 x 80 cm) Date: c. 1960-1970 Description:My grandfather, Rafael Guzman, was originally from Quetzaltenango, in the highlands of...
Girl’s Skirt and Blouse

Girl’s Skirt and Blouse

Latin American Girl’s Skirt and Blouse Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Tarahumara/Raramuri Place: Chihuahua, Mexico Media: Muslin with red piping Dims: Blouse: 11.75 x 28.75 in. (29.37 x 71.87 cm), Skirt: 19 x 38 in. (47.5 x 95 cm). Date: c. 2004 Description: The...
Hat

Hat

Latin American Hat Artist: Julio Villa Ramirez Culture/People: Huichol Place: Huichol, Mexico Media: Vegetal fiber, squirrel tails, feathers, yarn, ribbon, denim Dims: 15.5 (diam.) in. (39.37 cm) Date: c. 1982-87 Description: Believed to be worn by a shaman, this...
Container

Container

Latin American Container Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Huichol Place: Huichol, Mexico Media: Gourd, wood, yarn, thread, paind, and seed pods Dims: 4.5 x 3 in. (11.43 x 7.62 cm). Date: c. 1980s Description: In the last February The Virtual Coe newsletter, we...
Arrow

Arrow

Latin American Arrow Artist: Antonio Rivera Culture/People: Huichol Place: Mexico Media: Wood, yarn, and feathers Dims: 11.25 x 2.75 in. (28.6 x 7 cm). Date: c.2000 Description: Living long ago, ancestors conceded to the elements of nature and ceremony, celestial...