museum monograph of the Museum Ixchel in Guatemala.
The liberally illustrated book covers native dress and its development
through time in this major Quiche Maya town in the western highlands.
The major emphasis is textile procedures, production and the costume
traditions. It also includes chapters
on Zunil's community and economy. The 165-page paperback
book measures approximately 11 x 8.5 inches and has has stiff pictorial
covers. While a NEW,
the book has somewhat bent corners.
Key words: Zunil, Guatemala, Weaving,
Culture, Mayan Indians, Quiche, Costume, Textiles