Vintage Top in Black - Nebaj Huipil - Tesoros Maya
Vintage Top in Black - Nebaj Huipil - Tesoros Maya
Vintage Top in Black - Nebaj Huipil - Tesoros Maya
Vintage Top in Black - Nebaj Huipil - Tesoros Maya
Vintage Top in Black - Nebaj Huipil - Tesoros Maya
Vintage Top in Black - Nebaj Huipil - Tesoros Maya

Vintage Top in Black - Nebaj Huipil

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This is a spectacular, authentic Huipil from Nebaj, Quiche Guatemala.

This pre-loved top was hand-woven on a back-strap loom with "Aleman" cotton in a Black color base - super silky soft!  

This stunning garment showcases iconography which is an example of wildlife and geometric figures of the Mayan village of Nebaj. Great piece to add to your ethical wardrobe! 
*Please review measurements below to ensure proper fit. All sales are final.
Measurements on flat surface: Sizes are a "fits like" guide and not a standard measurement.
  • This Huipil will fit a Small & Medium frame
  • Bust (armpit to armpit): 23" inches wide
  • Length: 20" inches long
  • This Huipil is closed at the sides
  • Condition: Generally good vintage condition with a some loose threads and wear. The bottom part has some loose threads but does not affect the structure of the blouse. Note, this top has uneven sides. If you are picky about esthetics, this top is not for you. It also has some discoloration at the bottom of one side, but barely noticeable. The uniqueness of vintage makes the imperfections more perfect!
  • This vintage Huipil was personally purchased by Angelica, founder of Tesoros Maya from Juana. This Huipil was ethically sourced and the artisan was paid fair price. 
  • This Huipil was made by female artisans in Guatemala; hand-woven and hand-embroidered. This top is 100% cotton and showcases Maya iconography, an example of wildlife and geometric figures that have significance cultural relevance to the Maya community.

CARE:

  • Not suitable for machine dryers, dry on a flat surface
  • To ensure this blouse has a long life, we recommend washing it by hand or on a delicate spin cycle only

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