2/17

2/17/2017 --- We Are Back from Guatemala.  Check back for many Wonderful Additions!!!
 Your Source for Hand-woven Ethnic Doll Cloth that fit American Girl  
 
 and other beautiful fair trade products from Guatemala
 Home
    Products    Ordering   Mayan Villages  About us   News
   Search  
 

Coban Guatemala (Kekchi) Mayan Huipils and Textiles 

Coban --- Coban's  Huipil' s often are hand-embroidered with rows of small design geometric and floral elements in a variety of colors around the neck and arm openings.   The traditional cloth was hand-woven open woven material sometime referred to as "gauze-like".  Some are still made of this cloth and may or may not be embroidered. Most Coban huipils today are hand-embroidered on commercial cotton cloth of various quality and some on a fine shiny or patterned polyester cloth. Women from many parts of Guatemala wear a "Coban-like" huipil on hotter days. The huipil's cloth is cooler than the heavy woven materials of other areas of the Highland of Guatemala.  Coban's huipils neck openings are also larger than many other huipilsThe Huipils we have for sale are pictured below  generally going from smaller to larger.  Click here to go directly to  * Infant & Small Child    *Girl & Small Woman     *Women.

Coban Links to Dolls Clothes to  Pictures of Coban
Infant & Small Child    Click on Pictures for more detail   arrows3.wmf (2512 bytes)          size & fitting tips.
H_CO_26-34

Infant/ Small Child's Huipil
(or large 23" doll)

Hand embroidered neck and shoulder on Textured lightweight cotton cloth (probably treadle loomed). NEW

Width:  16"
Length:  9 to 10"
Neck: 4.5"w, 2"d.

Price:  $17.50  

(click on add to cart to buy) 


H_CO_026*                    $17.50


H_CO_028
                    $17.50

 
 

H_CO_029*                     $17.50  


H_CO_031*                     $17.50  

 

H_CO_034

Girl and Small Woman   Click on Pictures for more detail   arrows3.wmf (2512 bytes)          size & fitting tips.

H_CO_2012-1c
Girl's Huipil

.Width:  20"
Length:  14"
Neck: 6"w, 2.5"d.
Price:  $20



 
Coban --- Girl's huipil, hand-embroidered neck and shoulder decoration on shiny non-cotton commercial cloth. Condition:  like-new used.
 
 

H_CO_2012-1a
Girl's Huipil

.Width:  20"
Length:  16"
Neck: 6"w, 2.5"d.
Price:  $20

sold
 

Coban --- Girl's huipil, hand-embroidered neck and shoulder decoration on commercial cloth. Condition:  like-new used.

 

H_CO_2012-1d
Girl's Huipil

.Width:  20"
Length:  16"
Neck: 6"w, 2.5"d.

Price:  $20

sold


Coban --- Girl's huipil, hand-embroidered neck and shoulder decoration on commercial cloth. Condition:  like-new use

.

 

H_CO_019

Girl's Huipil

.Width:  22"
Length:  12"
Neck: 4"w, 2.5"d.

Price:  $20

     
Coban --- Girl's huipil, hand-embroidered neck and shoulder decoration on commercial cloth. The cloth is see-through "lace" with flowered design.
 
 

H_CO_023

Girl's Huipil

.Width:  23"
Length:  12"
Neck: 4"w, 2.5"d.

Price:  $20

Coban --- Girl's huipil, hand-embroidered neck and shoulder decoration on commercial cloth. The cloth is see-through "lace" with flowered design.
Woman's  Click on Pictures for more detail     arrows3.wmf (2512 bytes)
 

H_CO_  Woman's Huipil

.Width:  20"
Length:  16"
Neck: 6"w, 2.5"d.

Price:  $



Coban --- Small Woman's huipil, hand-embroidered neck and shoulder decoration on commercial cloth. Condition:  like-new use

.

 
Hupils being added

 

H_CO_035  (15)


 

H_CO_032 (16)


 

H_CO_055a (18)


 

H_CO_055b (18)

 
 H_CO_14_005  (24-26)

 

H_CO_13-001 (24-30)

H_CO_16-042 (30)

H_CO_14-001 (30)

 

 

 H_CO_16-003 (31)


 H_CO_061 (35)

H_CO_14-002  (35)

 

H_CO_14-002 (37.5) 

 

H_CO_16-002 (38)

 

 

H_CO_15-004  (38)

 

H_CO_16-004 (39)

 H_CO_

 

 

Coban we have sold

Coban we have sold

989.JPG (31345 bytes)
001

87f.JPG (92898 bytes)
002

977.JPG (31791 bytes)
003

98e.JPG (27928 bytes)
005

980.JPG (49387 bytes)
006


H_CO_006a

878.JPG (84997 bytes)
009

9b5.JPG (48094 bytes)
010

9cf.JPG (46198 bytes)
011

9ec.JPG (43607 bytes)
012


015


016


018


CO-020
girl


021


022


H_CO_027?


H_CO_030
infant/girl


025


H_CO_030


H_CO_032*


H_CO_038
girl/woman


H_CO_040
woman


H_CO_041
woman


H_CO_044 woman


H_CO_045 girl


H_CO_046
woman???


CO-12-1a


12-1b


CO-12-1d


12-1f?


12-1f

 

 
Coban Links  to Dolls Clothes  to Pictures of Coban
Our Guarantee: We want you to be completely satisfied with our products.   If you are not, notify us within 30 days and return the item.  Depending on your choice we will refund your money (minus original cost of shipping) or give you a credit on another item. 

[Top of Page]   [Back to other Huipils]

[Products]

Children's Books   Doll Outfits  Doll Accessories  Huipils & Clothes for Bigger People Other Fun Stuff   Books on Textiles       [The Mayan Experience]  

          [Home]

 [How to Order]  [News]  [Contents]  [Links & Info.]  [Search] 
Contact Terra Experience:  lynn@terraexperience.com  

Teachers Resources


Copyright 2002-2015   Lynn Persson, Terra Experience.  All rights reserved.
Contents not to be used without permission.   But formally ask us, let us know how you plan to use (non-commercial),  give us credit and we will be glad to share
.