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Tehuana de Oaxaca gala ensemble, ca. 1980

China poblana

Cultural group: Mesitza Zapoteca

Donated by AnaLuisa Salvatti

Huipil

Made with polyester fabric, machine embroidered in chain stitch with silk threads

Skirt

Made with polyester fabric, machine embroidered in chain stitch with synthetic silk threads, with a pleated ruffle of starched lace ruffle that has been joined by hand

“Resplandor”

Starched and pleated industrial lace joined by hand. The resplandor is shaped like a blouse as it has two sleeves which are closed at the ends

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