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woman's dress
  • unknown Tolupan (Jicaque) maker
  • woman's dress, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Honduras
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: 96 x 79 cm
    Object Height/Width: 37 13/16 x 31 1/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7301

The dress is made from grey cotton cloth. It has short sleeves. It does not have a collar but there is a slit on the back side of the neck. The skirt is pleated in the front. The red-orange thread used on the seams is visible on the sleeves, neck, and hem.