Latin America
Mayan Blouse

Mayan Blouse

Mayan Blouse Artist: UnknownCulture/People: (Mayan)Place: GuatemalaMedia: Cotton, cotton threadDims: 22.25 x 31.5 in (55.5 x 80 cm)Date: c. 1960-1970RTC No: LA0002Gift of Ralph T. Coe, 2011Description My grandfather, Rafael Guzman, was originally from Quetzaltenango,...

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Girl’s Skirt and Blouse

Girl’s Skirt and Blouse

Girl’s Skirt and Blouse Artist: UnknownCulture/People: Tarahumara/RaramuriPlace: Chihuahua, MexicoMedia: Muslin with red pipingDims: 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. 2004RTC No: LA0023Gift of Edward J. Guarino,...

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Hat

Hat

Hat Artist: Julio Villa RamirezCulture/People: HuicholPlace: Huichol, MexicoMedia: Vegetal fiber, squirrel tails, feathers, yarn, ribbon, denimDims: 15.5 (diam.) in. (39.37 cm)Date: c. 1982-87RTC No: LA0014Gift of Edward J. Guarino, 2017. In memory of Edgar...

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Container

Container

Container Artist: UnknownCulture/People: HuicholPlace: Huichol, MexicoMedia: Gourd, wood, yarn, thread, paint, and seed podsDims: 4.5 x 3 in. (11.43 x 7.62 cm).Date: c. 1980sRTC No: LA0009Gift of Edward J. Guarino, 2017DescriptionIn the last February The Virtual Coe...

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Arrow

Arrow

Arrow Artist: Antonio RiveraCulture/People: HuicholPlace: MexicoMedia: Wood, yarn, and feathersDims: 11.25 x 2.75 in. (28.6 x 7 cm).Date: c.2000RTC No: LA0008Gift of Edward J. Guarino, 2017Description Living long ago, ancestors conceded to the elements of nature and...

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Shirt

Shirt

Shirt (Huipil) Artist: UnknownCulture/People: MayanPlace: GuatemalaMedia: Cotton, commercially dyed wool yarn, and brocade ribbonDims: 23.5 x 23.5 in. (59.6 x 59.6 cm).Date: n.dRTC No: LA0001Gift of Ralph T. Coe, 2011DescriptionLet us take you back to the Classic...

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Belt

Belt

Belt Artist: UnknownCulture/People: TarahumaraPlace: MexicoMedia: Wool yarnDims: 68.5 x 3 in. (173.99 x 7.62 cm).Date: c.2000RTC No: LA0024Gift of Edward J. Guarino, 2017Description The Tarahumara Creation Story “A common belief among Tarahumara Indians was that the...

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Man’s Hat (“Pishalal”)

Man’s Hat (“Pishalal”)

Man's Hat (PIshalal) Artist: Pascual Lopez LopezCulture/People: Tzotzil MayanPlace: MexicoMedia: Palm fibers and satinDims: 6 x 15 (diam. in. (15.2 x 38.1 diam. cm).Date: 2005RTC No: LA0026Gift of Edward J. Guarino, 2017Description This wide-brimmed man's hat (or...

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Case

Case

Case Artist: UnknownCulture/People: MexicoPlace: MexicoMedia: Seed beads, split stick, and possibly willowDims: 2.75 x 2.25 in. (7 x 5.7 cm).Date: mid 19th C.RTC No: LA0004Gift of Ralph T. Coe, 2011Description Some of the pieces in the Coe collection are more...

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