GENE AND INA SCHNELL COLLECTION

This sample of textiles from the Schnell collection is representative of the complex and radiantly colorful huipils, belts and skirts that reflect the significant role textiles play in the life of the Maya.

Huipil from San Antonio
Aguas Calientes, Guatemala

Everyday Huipil from San
Pedro Sacatepequez, Guatemala

Huipil for a fiesta from
Santa Maria de Jesus, Guatemala

Ceremonial Panuelo
from Palin, Guatemala

Cofradia Servilleta from
Chichicastenango, Guatemala