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Mexican Sarapes and Textiles, Huipiles and Clothing

 

Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a lovely textile with a beautiful color-combination and woven of fine wool, Tlaxcala, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the textile. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a lovely textile with a beautiful color-combination and woven of fine wool, Tlaxcala, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo of the center medallion.
CY-1: Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a lovely textile with a beautiful color-combination and woven of fine wool, Tlaxcala, c. 1940's. The central medallion is exceptional. This would make a wonderful wall-hanging, or a cover for a bed or table. Condition is very good. Size: 86 inches long by 41 inches wide. Price: $450.

 

Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a beautiful and very finely woven textile with beautiful decorations, Texcoco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the textile. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a beautiful and very finely woven textile with beautiful decorations, Texcoco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the lovely center medallion. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a beautiful and very finely woven textile with beautiful decorations, Texcoco, c. 1930's. Photo showing one edge of the textile with the border decorations.
CY-2: Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a beautiful and very finely woven textile with beautiful decorations, Texcoco, c. 1930's. The textile has a lovely cream-colored background and wonderful indigo Aztec designs and highlights. Condition is very good. Size: 78 inches long, not including the fringe, by 35 3/4 inches wide. Price: $275.

 

Mexican vintage textiles, serapes (sarapes) and huipiles, a stunning dress ensemble (blouse and matching skirt), beautifully embroidered and with needlepoint at borders, Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas, c. 1940. Main photo of the ensemble. Mexican vintage textiles, serapes (sarapes) and huipiles, a stunning dress ensemble (blouse and matching skirt), beautifully embroidered and with needlepoint at borders, Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas, c. 1940. Closeup photo of the blouse. Mexican vintage textiles, serapes (sarapes) and huipiles, a stunning dress ensemble (blouse and matching skirt), beautifully embroidered and with needlepoint at borders, Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas, c. 1940. Photo of the skirt. Mexican vintage textiles, serapes (sarapes) and huipiles, a stunning dress ensemble (blouse and matching skirt), beautifully embroidered and with needlepoint at borders, Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas, c. 1940. Closeup photo of the fine embroidery. Closeup photo of the embroidery on the skirt.
CX-11: Mexican vintage textiles, serapes (sarapes) and huipiles, a stunning dress ensemble (blouse and matching skirt), beautifully embroidered and with needlepoint at borders, Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas, c. 1940. The set is beautifully decorated, and the colors are spectacular. Condition is very good. Size: 16 1/4 inches wide, side to side measured under the arms of the blouse. The skirt is 27 inches wide and 37 inches long. Price: $875.

 

Mexican vintage textiles, serapes, huipiles, a lovely woven woolen textile with a beautiful yellow background and wonderful decorations, Tlaxcala, c. 1940. Main photo of the textile. Mexican vintage textiles, serapes, huipiles, a lovely woven woolen textile with a beautiful yellow background and wonderful decorations, Tlaxcala, c. 1940. Closeup photo of the center of the textile.
CX-12: Mexican vintage textiles, serapes (sarapes), and huipiles, a beautiful, large hand-woven textile, Tlaxcala, c. 1940. The textile is very finely woven, and the floral decorations are beautiful. The textile could easily be hung on a wall, or it would make a lovely cover for a bed or couch. Condition is good; there are very minor discolorations; the piece has never been cleaned which seems unnecessary given the beauty of the textile. Size: 76 inches long by 46 1/2 inches wide. Price: $435.

 

Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage sarapes (serapes) and huipiles, a beautiful vintage textile from the city of Texcoco, with an indigo blue field and lovely center medallion, Texcoco, c. 1930. Main photo of the Texcoco textile. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage sarapes (serapes) and huipiles, a beautiful vintage textile from the city of Texcoco, with an indigo blue field and lovely center medallion, Texcoco, c. 1930. Closeup photo of the center medallion of the textile from Texcoco. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage sarapes (serapes) and huipiles, a beautiful vintage textile from the city of Texcoco, with an indigo blue field and lovely center medallion, Texcoco, c. 1930. Closeup photo of one corner and end of the textile.
CW-5: Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage sarapes (serapes) and huipiles, a beautiful vintage textile from the city of Texcoco, with an indigo blue field and lovely center medallion, Texcoco, c. 1930. The style is that of a vintage Texcoco textile, and the weaving and colors are excellent. Condition is very good, given the age of the piece. Size: 74 1/2 inches long by 52 inches wide. Price: $499.

 

Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles (blouses), a very lovely huipil made of artecela, a blend of cotton and silk, with beautiful brocade embroidery on front and back, San Rafael Petzal, Guatemala, c. 1960. Main photo of the huipil. Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles (blouses), a very lovely huipil made of artecela, a blend of cotton and silk, with beautiful brocade embroidery on front and back, San Rafael Petzal, Guatemala, c. 1960. Closeup photo of the front of the Guatemalan huipil.
CV-6: Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles (blouses), a very lovely huipil made of artecela, a blend of cotton and silk, with beautiful brocade embroidery on front and back, San Rafael Petzal, Guatemala, c. 1960. The soft feel of the artecela, and the beautiful embroidery, make this a very special piece. Condition is very good. Size: 30 1/2 inches wide, under the openings for the arms, by 24 inches long. Price: $250.

 

Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes and huipiles, a beautiful Saltillo sarape (serape) with a lovely orange background and a stunning center medallion of silk and wool, c. 1930's.  Main photo of the serape. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes and huipiles, a beautiful Saltillo sarape (serape) with a lovely orange background and a stunning center medallion of silk and wool, c. 1930's.  Closeup photo of the center medallion of the serape. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes and huipiles, a beautiful Saltillo sarape (serape) with a lovely orange background and a stunning center medallion of silk and wool, c. 1930's.  Closeup photo of one edge of the Saltillo serape showing the fringe.
CU-5: Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes and huipiles, a beautiful Saltillo sarape (serape) with a lovely orange background and a stunning center medallion of silk and wool, c. 1930's. The combination of colors is magnificent! Condition is very good and the fringe at both ends is intact. This would make a fine wall-hanging or decorative cover for a piece of funiture. Size: 80 inches long, not including fringe, by 37 inches wide. Price: $475.

 

New Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), a very beautiful textile with wonderful colors and designs, Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the textile from Chimayo. New Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), a very beautiful textile with wonderful colors and designs, Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo of the center medallion.
CU-8: New Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), a very beautiful textile with wonderful colors and designs, Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1940's. The weave is very fine and tight, and the lovely grey background and beautiful center medallion make this piece very special. The Spanish families of Chimayo in Northern New Mexico have been weaving fine textiles since the 1600's. Condition is excellent. Size: 70 inches long by 48 inches wide. Price: $525.

 

Guatemalan vintage textiles, and Guatemalan vintage huipiles and blouses, a very beautiful huipil from the village of Amolonga, with very intricate and lovely embroidery work, Guatemala, c. 1950's.  Main photo of the front of the Guatemalan huipil. Guatemalan vintage textiles, and Guatemalan vintage huipiles and blouses, a very beautiful huipil from the village of Amolonga, with very intricate and lovely embroidery work, Guatemala, c. 1950's.  Another side view of the huipil. Guatemalan vintage textiles, and Guatemalan vintage huipiles and blouses, a very beautiful huipil from the village of Amolonga, with very intricate and lovely embroidery work, Guatemala, c. 1950's.  A closeup of a part of the huipil, showing the lovely embroidery work.
CS-1: Guatemalan vintage textiles, and Guatemalan vintage huipiles and blouses, a very beautiful huipil from the village of Amolonga, with very intricate and lovely embroidery work, Guatemala, c. 1950's. The textile is tightly woven, and the colors are spectacular! Condition is very good. Size: 24 1/2 inches wide by 22 1/2 inches high, top of shoulder to waist. Price: $225.

 

New Mexican vintage serapes and textiles, and Chimayo vintage textiles, a very beautiful Chimayo woven textile with a lovely brown background and fine decorative elements, Chimayo, Northern New Mexico, c. 1940. Main photo of the Chimayo weaving. New Mexican vintage serapes and textiles, and Chimayo vintage textiles, a very beautiful Chimayo woven textile with a lovely brown background and fine decorative elements, Chimayo, Northern New Mexico, c. 1940. Photo showing the center part of the Chimayo textile. New Mexican vintage serapes and textiles, and Chimayo vintage textiles, a very beautiful Chimayo woven textile with a lovely brown background and fine decorative elements, Chimayo, Northern New Mexico, c. 1940. Closeup photo of the center medallion of the Chimayo textile.
CR-1: New Mexican vintage serapes and textiles, and Chimayo vintage textiles, a very beautiful Chimayo woven textile with a lovely brown background and fine decorative elements, Chimayo, Northern New Mexico, c. 1940. The color scheme is very natural and warm; this is a very beautiful vintage Chimayo textile. The center medallion is especially wonderful! Condition is very good. Size: 58 1/2 inches long by 28 inches wide.
SOLD. Thank you!

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes, A beautiful textile with lovely floral designs on a white background, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Main photo of the textile from Oaxaca. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes, A beautiful textile with lovely floral designs on a white background, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the floral decorations. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes, A beautiful textile with lovely floral designs on a white background, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of one edge of the textile showing the border.
CQ-7: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes, A beautiful textile with lovely floral designs on a white background, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. The textile is very finely woven of wool, and the colors are bright and stunningly beautiful! Condition is very good. Size: 81 inches long by 47 inches wide. Price: $450.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a very beautiful Saltillo serape with a rainbow colored background and wonderful, bright colors, Saltillo, Coahuilla, c. 1940. Main photo of the serape. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a very beautiful Saltillo serape with a rainbow colored background and wonderful, bright colors, Saltillo, Coahuilla, c. 1940. Closeup photo of the center medallion of the serape. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a very beautiful Saltillo serape with a rainbow colored background and wonderful, bright colors, Saltillo, Coahuilla, c. 1940. Photo showing one edge of the serape.
CP-6: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a very beautiful Saltillo serape with a rainbow colored background and wonderful, bright colors, Saltillo, Coahuilla, c. 1940. The serape is very finely woven of wool, with a very beautiful center medallion. Condition is very good. Size: 76 inches long by 36 3/4 inches wide. Price: $675.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a wonderful Saltillo serape with a red background and a beautiful center medallion, Saltillo, Coahuilla, c. 1940. Main photo of the serape. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a wonderful Saltillo serape with a red background and a beautiful center medallion, Saltillo, Coahuilla, c. 1940. Closeup photo of the lovely center medallion of the serape. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a wonderful Saltillo serape with a red background and a beautiful center medallion, Saltillo, Coahuilla, c. 1940. A side view of the serape.
CP-7: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a wonderful Saltillo serape with a red background and a beautiful center medallion, Saltillo, Coahuilla, c. 1940. The weave is very fine and tight, and the colors are spectacular! Condition is very good. Size: 92 inches long by 65 inches wide. Price: $525.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), a beautiful Oaxacan textile with a lovely floral design, Huatla de Jimenez, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Main photo of the textile from Oaxaca. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), a beautiful Oaxacan textile with a lovely floral design, Huatla de Jimenez, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the floral center of the textile. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), a beautiful Oaxacan textile with a lovely floral design, Huatla de Jimenez, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of one edge of the textile from Oaxaca.
CO-5: Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), a beautiful Oaxacan textile with a lovely floral design, Huatla de Jimenez, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. The textile features lovely rosettes. It is beautifully woven. Condition is very good. Size: 81 1/2 inches long by 50 1/4 inches wide. Price: $325.

 

Andean vintage textiles, and Bolivian woolen textiles, a beautiful woolen pancho with beautiful colors and design, and a very tight, fine weave, Andean region (possibly Bolivia), c. 1930's.  Main photo of the pancho. Andean vintage textiles, and Bolivian woolen textiles, a beautiful woolen pancho with beautiful colors and design, and a very tight, fine weave, Andean region (possibly Bolivia), c. 1930's.  Closeup photo showing the head-opening of the pancho. Andean vintage textiles, and Bolivian woolen textiles, a beautiful woolen pancho with beautiful colors and design, and a very tight, fine weave, Andean region (possibly Bolivia), c. 1930's.  Closeup photo of a part of the pancho showing the tightness of the weave. Andean vintage textiles, and Bolivian woolen textiles, a beautiful woolen pancho with beautiful colors and design, and a very tight, fine weave, Andean region (possibly Bolivia), c. 1930's. Closeup photo of one edge of the pancho showing the fringe. Full view of the pancho, lying flat.
CO-12: Andean vintage textiles, and Bolivian woolen textiles, a beautiful woolen pancho with beautiful colors and design, and a very tight, fine weave, Andean region (possibly Bolivia), c. 1930's. This is a rare and beautiful Andean textile. The piece shows some age and wear, but is in remarkably good condition for its age. Size: the pancho is 44 inches long by 44 inches wide when stretched out on a flat surface. When worn over the shoulders, it is 22 inches long. Price: $299.

 

Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a lovely huipil with very finely embroidered birds and flowers, San Antonio Aguas Calientes, Guatemala, c. 1950's. Main photo of the huipil. Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a lovely huipil with very finely embroidered birds and flowers, San Antonio Aguas Calientes, Guatemala, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of the huipil showing the fine embroidery.
CN-1: Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a lovely huipil with very finely embroidered birds and flowers, San Antonio Aguas Calientes, Guatemala, c. 1950's. The weavers of San Antonio are considered among the very best of the country. The piece can be worn or hung as a wall-decoration. Condition is very good. Size: 27 inches wide by 23 inches long. Price: $450.

 

Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a lovely huipil from Santiago Atitlan with beautiful embroidery and wonderful colors, Guatemala, c. 1960.  Main photo of the huipil. Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a lovely huipil from Santiago Atitlan with beautiful embroidery and wonderful colors, Guatemala, c. 1960.  Closeup photo of a part of the embroidery.
CM-6: Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a lovely huipil from Santiago Atitlan with beautiful embroidery and wonderful colors, Guatemala, c. 1960. The blue background of the huipil is stunning, and the huipil is embroidered with lovely birds and flowers. The material is hand-woven on a back-strap loom. This is a collector's dream. It can be worn or hung as a wall-adornment. Condition is very good. Size: 29 inches long by 30 1/2 inches across or wide. Price: $250.

 

Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil from Totonicapan with wonderful embroidered flowers around the yoke, c. 1980.  Main photo of the huipil. Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil from Totonicapan with wonderful embroidered flowers around the yoke, c. 1980. Closeup photo showing the embroidery near the yoke of the huipil.
CM-9: Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil from Totonicapan with wonderful embroidered flowers around the yoke, c. 1980. The white background fabric and the array of colorful flowers are spectacular! The huipil can be worn or hung as a wonderful wall-decoration. Condition is very good. Size: 30 inches long by 34 inches wide. Price: $195.

 

Mexican vintage serapes and textiles, and Mexican vintage blouses and huipiles. a stunning child's huipil from the village of Zinacantan, Chiapas, c. 1950.  Main photo of the huipile. Mexican vintage serapes and textiles, and Mexican vintage blouses and huipiles. a stunning child's huipil from the village of Zinacantan, Chiapas, c. 1950.  Closeup photo showing some of the intricate embroidery. Mexican vintage serapes and textiles, and Mexican vintage blouses and huipiles. a stunning child's huipil from the village of Zinacantan, Chiapas, c. 1950.  Another closeup photo of the embroidery.
CK-4: Mexican vintage serapes and textiles, and Mexican vintage blouses and huipiles. a stunning child's huipil from the village of Zinacantan, Chiapas, c. 1950. The huipil is decorated with beautiful embroidery and needle point work. It can be worn or hung as a wall decoration. Condition is very good. Size: 20 inches long, not including fringe, by 20 inches wide. Price: $225.

 

Mexican and Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil with wonderful embroidered flowers, Coban, Guatemala, c. 1950.  Main photo of the huipil or blouse. Mexican and Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil with wonderful embroidered flowers, Coban, Guatemala, c. 1950.  Closeup photo of the floral embroidery aroung the neck. Mexican and Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil with wonderful embroidered flowers, Coban, Guatemala, c. 1950.  Closeup photo showing the floral embroidery on the sleeve.
CJ-1: Mexican and Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil with wonderful embroidered flowers, Coban, Guatemala, c. 1950. It is hand-embroidered on beautifully woven white cotton. Condition is very good. Size: 40 inches wide by 19 1/2 inches long. Price: $325.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, and New Mexican vintage textiles, a wonderful textile from Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1920's-1930's. Main photo of the textile. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, and New Mexican vintage textiles, a wonderful textile from Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1920's-1930's. Closeup photo of a design on the front. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, and New Mexican vintage textiles, a wonderful textile from Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1920's-1930's. Closeup photo of the whirling log central decoration. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, and New Mexican vintage textiles, a wonderful textile from Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1920's-1930's. Another side view of the center of the textile. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, and New Mexican vintage textiles, a wonderful textile from Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1920's-1930's. Another full view of the Chimayo weaving.
CH-2: Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, and New Mexican vintage textiles, a wonderful textile from Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1920's-1930's. The rug is decorated with lovely "whirling logs" designs, and the colors are spectacular. This is a very fine piece of weaving from Chimayo, a village in Northern New Mexico where Spanish families have been weaving since the 1600's. Condition is very good. Size: 85 1/2 inches long by 48 inches wide. Price: $120.

 

Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a beautiful, large Saltillo-style sarape with a wonderful central medallion and beautiful color combinations, c. 1930's. Main photo. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a beautiful, large Saltillo-style sarape with a wonderful central medallion and beautiful color combinations, c. 1930's. A side view of the sarape. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a beautiful, large Saltillo-style sarape with a wonderful central medallion and beautiful color combinations, c. 1930's. Photo of the sarape covering a full-sized bed. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a beautiful, large Saltillo-style sarape with a wonderful central medallion and beautiful color combinations, c. 1930's. Photo of the saltillo, focusing on the center medallion.
BW-2: Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a beautiful, large Saltillo-style sarape with a wonderful central medallion and beautiful color combinations, c. 1930's. The sarape is exceptionally well-woven of very fine wool. This sarape would make a great tapestry for on a wall, or for use as a beautiful bedspread. Condition is very good and the fringe at both ends is intact. Size: 92 1/2 inches long, not including the fringe, by 49 1/2 inches wide. Price: $675.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), and blouses and huipiles, a cotton blouse and pants set with extraordinarily fine embroidery, Guerrero, 1950's.  Main photo. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), and blouses and huipiles, a cotton blouse and pants set with extraordinarily fine embroidery, Guerrero, 1950's.  Photo of the blouse. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), and blouses and huipiles, a cotton blouse and pants set with extraordinarily fine embroidery, Guerrero, 1950's.  Photo of the pants. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), and blouses and huipiles, a cotton blouse and pants set with extraordinarily fine embroidery, Guerrero, 1950's.  Closeup photo of some of the fine embroidery, with hundres of small animals. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), and blouses and huipiles, a cotton blouse and pants set with extraordinarily fine embroidery, Guerrero, 1950's.  Closeup photo of the embroidery on the end of one leg of the pants. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), and blouses and huipiles, a cotton shirt and pants set with extraordinarily fine embroidery, Santa Maria Zacatepec, Oaxaca, 1950's. Photo from a publication showing a family in the traditional clothing.
BN-8: Mexican vintage textiles and serapes (sarapes), and blouses and huipiles, a cotton shirt and pants set with extraordinarily fine embroidery, Santa Maria Zacatepec (Mixtec), Oaxaca, 1950's. The set is decorated with over 500 embroidered animals on the front and back sides of both pieces. It is rare to find a complete set, with shirt and pants. Condition is very good. Size: the shirt is 22 inches top to bottom and 23 1/2 inches wide. The pants are 29 1/2 inches long by c. 14 1/2 inches wide, with an adjustable waist. Price: $275 for the set.

 

Guatemalan vintage textiles, sarapes, and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil from the village of Santiago Atitlan. The huipil is of hand-woven cotton fabric, done on a belt-loom, with over three-hundred hand-embroidered variations of lovely birds. Main view of the huipil or blouse. Guatemalan vintage textiles, sarapes, and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil from the village of Santiago Atitlan. The huipil is of hand-woven cotton fabric, done on a belt-loom, with over three-hundred hand-embroidered variations of lovely birds. Closeup view of the lovely decorations around the collar. Guatemalan vintage textiles, sarapes, and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil from the village of Santiago Atitlan. The huipil is of hand-woven cotton fabric, done on a belt-loom, with over three-hundred hand-embroidered variations of lovely birds. A closer view of the decorative birds. Guatemalan vintage textiles, sarapes, and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil from the village of Santiago Atitlan. The huipil is of hand-woven cotton fabric, done on a belt-loom, with over three-hundred hand-embroidered variations of lovely birds. Another frontal view of the huipil.
BM-2: Guatemalan vintage textiles, sarapes, and huipiles, a beautiful Guatemalan huipil from the village of Santiago Atitlan. The huipil is of hand-woven cotton fabric, done on a belt-loom, with over three-hundred hand-embroidered variations of lovely birds. The collar of the huipil is a wreath of hand-embroidered larger birds, perhaps quetzales which are considered sacred by the Maya of Guatemala. This is a spectacular example of Guatemalan weaving and textiles, and is a discerning collector's dream. Condition is very good. Size: 62 inches long by 32 3/4 inches wide. Price: $750.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, a beautiful woven Texcoco rug, with wonderful design elements and colors, Texcoco (a city outside of Mexico City), c. 1950's. Main photo of the Texcoco textile. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, a beautiful woven Texcoco rug, with wonderful design elements and colors, Texcoco (a city outside of Mexico City), c. 1950's. Photo showing the center medallion of the Texcoco textile. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, a beautiful woven Texcoco rug, with wonderful design elements and colors, Texcoco (a city outside of Mexico City), c. 1950's. A photo of one end of the Texcoco textile or rug. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, a beautiful woven Texcoco rug, with wonderful design elements and colors, Texcoco (a city outside of Mexico City), c. 1950's. A closeup photo of one side-edge of the Texcoco rug.
BJ-9: Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, a beautiful woven Texcoco rug, with wonderful design elements and colors, Texcoco (a city outside of Mexico City), c. 1950's. The design elements are wonderful with Indigo blue dyed and natural white wool, dark and light brown natural wool, and beige yarns. Condition is very good. Size: 33 inches long (not including the fringes) by 26 3/4 inches wide. Price: $195.

 

Vintage Mexican and Latin American textiles, a beautiful vicuna, woven of very fine and soft wool from native llamas, with colorful embroidery integrated into the design, Peru (or Andes region), c. 1950's. Main photo of the textile. Vintage Mexican and Latin American textiles, a beautiful vicuna, woven of very fine and soft wool from native llamas, with colorful embroidery integrated into the design, Peru (or Andes region), c. 1950's. Closeup photo of the very tight weave and the colorful embroidered bands. Vintage Mexican and Latin American textiles, a beautiful vicuna, woven of very fine and soft wool from native llamas, with colorful embroidery integrated into the design, Peru (or Andes region), c. 1950's. Another closeup photo of the front of the textile.
BC-8: Vintage Mexican and Latin American textiles, a beautiful vicuna, woven of very fine and soft wool from native llamas, with colorful embroidery integrated into the design, Peru (or Andes region), c. 1950's. The background color is natural dark brown wool, and the colorful embroidery truly "pops out"! This is a piece from a master-weaver, and it is highly collectible. Condition is very good. Size: 80 inches long by 63 1/4 inches wide. Price: $725.

 

Guatemalan vintage textiles, runners, and huipiles, a two-sided embroidered runner with lovely star-designs, San Juan Zacatepecquez, c. 1950. Main photo of the first side of the two-sided runner. Guatemalan vintage textiles, runners, and huipiles, a two-sided embroidered runner with lovely star-designs, San Juan Zacatepecquez, c. 1950. Closeup photo of the embroidery on the first side, showing the lovely starry design. Guatemalan vintage textiles, runners, and huipiles, a two-sided embroidered runner with lovely star-designs, San Juan Zacatepecquez, c. 1950. Closeup photo of one corner of the first side of the runner. Guatemalan vintage textiles, runners, and huipiles, a two-sided embroidered runner with lovely star-designs, San Juan Zacatepecquez, c. 1950. Main photo of the second side of the runner. Guatemalan vintage textiles, runners, and huipiles, a two-sided embroidered runner with lovely star-designs, San Juan Zacatepecquez, c. 1950. Closeup photo of the embroidery on the second side. Guatemalan vintage textiles, runners, and huipiles, a two-sided embroidered runner with lovely star-designs, San Juan Zacatepecquez, c. 1950. Closeup photo of the corner of the second side, showing the very beautiful border decorations.
BA-13: Guatemalan vintage textiles, runners, and huipiles, a two-sided embroidered runner with lovely star-designs, San Juan Zacatepecquez, c. 1950. Both sides of the textile are very finely embroidered and the design, comprised of beautiful embroidered stars, is sensational. This is an incredible Guatemalan textile, and the discerning collector's dream. Condition is very good. Size: 71 1/2 inches long by 32 1/2 inches wide. Price: $625.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a very beautiful post-classic Saltillo sarape with a tight weave of very fine wool, c. 1890-1900. Main photo of the sarape. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a very beautiful post-classic Saltillo sarape with a tight weave of very fine wool, c. 1890-1900. Closeup photo of the center diamond of the sarape. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a very beautiful post-classic Saltillo sarape with a tight weave of very fine wool, c. 1890-1900. Photo showing one edge of the sarape with the fringe. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a very beautiful post-classic Saltillo sarape with a tight weave of very fine wool, c. 1890-1900. Another closeup showing the tightness of the weave of the sarape. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a very beautiful post-classic Saltillo sarape with a tight weave of very fine wool, c. 1890-1900. Another full frontal view of the Saltillo sarape.
AW-1: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a very beautiful post-classic Saltillo sarape with a tight weave of very fine wool, c. 1890-1900. The colors are very bright and vibrant. This is a spectacular piece for the discerning collector! Condition is very good; there is some very minor fringe-loss. Size: 86 inches long by 45 inches wide. Price: $2200.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a lovely wrap-around skirt with elegant embroidery, from the state of Guerrero, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Guerrero skirt/textile. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a lovely wrap-around skirt with elegant embroidery, from the state of Guerrero, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of a part of the Guerrero textile. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a lovely wrap-around skirt with elegant embroidery, from the state of Guerrero, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of another section of the Guerrero textile. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a lovely wrap-around skirt with elegant embroidery, from the state of Guerrero, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of one edge of the Guerrero textile.
AU-1: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a lovely wrap-around skirt with elegant embroidery, from the state of Guerrero, c. 1950's. The embroidered decorations on this skirt are incredible, featuring eagles, doves, gentle lambs, and wonderful floral decorations. The skirt is of tapestry quality and is in excellent condition. Size: 85 3/4 inches long by 38 inches high. Price: $475.

 

Vintage Mexican textiles, and vintage Mexican Saltillo sarapes, a beautiful vintage textile from the state of Oaxaca, depicting the Mexican national symbol of the eagle with the snake in its mouth, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Mexican textile from Oaxaca. Vintage Mexican textiles, and vintage Mexican Saltillo sarapes, a beautiful vintage textile from the state of Oaxaca, depicting the Mexican national symbol of the eagle with the snake in its mouth, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the eagle and central designs of the Mexican textile from Oaxaca. Vintage Mexican textiles, and vintage Mexican Saltillo sarapes, a beautiful vintage textile from the state of Oaxaca, depicting the Mexican national symbol of the eagle with the snake in its mouth, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the central images of the Mexican textile from Oaxaca. Vintage Mexican textiles, and vintage Mexican Saltillo sarapes, a beautiful vintage textile from the state of Oaxaca, depicting the Mexican national symbol of the eagle with the snake in its mouth, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. Another closeup photo of the central designs in the Mexcian textile from Oaxaca, showing the eagle with the serpent in in its mouth and sitting atop a lovely cactus.
AU-5: Vintage Mexican textiles, and vintage Mexican Saltillo sarapes, a beautiful vintage textile from the state of Oaxaca, depicting the Mexican national symbol of the eagle with the snake in its mouth, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. The eagle is atop a cactus, and is surrounded by wonderful geometric designs, inspired by the stone-carvings in the pre-Hispanic ruins of Mitla, in Oaxaca. Condition is very good. Size: 65 inches long, not including fringes, by 29 1/2 inches wide. Price: $295.

 

Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a vintage huipil of hand-woven cotton with very fine embroidery, Zinacantan, Chiapas, c. 1960's. Main photo of the vintage Mexican blouse or huipil. Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a vintage huipil of hand-woven cotton with very fine embroidery, Zinacantan, Chiapas, c. 1960's. Closeup photo of the embroidery on the vintage Mexican blouse or huipil.
AM-13: Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a vintage huipil of hand-woven cotton with very fine embroidery, Zinacantan, Chiapas, c. 1960's. The fabric is extremely beautiful, and the huipil is finished with lovely tassles of synthetic yarn. Condition is very good; the huipil shows use and some minor fading, which only make the piece softer and more beautiful! Size: 22 1/2 inches wide, side to side, when laid flat, by 25 inches long, not including the fringe on the bottom. Price: $275.

 

Vintage New Mexican textiles, a lovely woolen textile from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930's. The weaving has a beautiful and very rare purple background, with colorful Chimayo-style design elements in various wonderful colors. Main photo of the textile. Vintage New Mexican textiles, a lovely woolen textile from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930's. The weaving has a beautiful and very rare purple background, with colorful Chimayo-style design elements in various wonderful colors. Closeup photo of the central medallion. Vintage New Mexican textiles, a lovely woolen textile from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930's. The weaving has a beautiful and very rare purple background, with colorful Chimayo-style design elements in various wonderful colors. Closeup photo of the fringe at one end. Vintage New Mexican textiles, a lovely woolen textile from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930's. The weaving has a beautiful and very rare purple background, with colorful Chimayo-style design elements in various wonderful colors. Closeup photo of one of the design elemts, resembling an arrow.
AJ-17: Vintage New Mexican textiles, a lovely woolen textile from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930's. The weaving has a beautiful and very rare purple background, with colorful Chimayo-style design elements in various wonderful colors. The piece is finely woven, and the overall condition is very good. Size: 72 1/2 inches long by 34 1/4 inches wide. Price: $285.

 

Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a stunning Saltillo serape with color-hues of soft-red, lilac, purple, green, and soft-yellow, c. 1910-20.  Main photo of the Saltillo serape. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a stunning Saltillo serape with color-hues of soft-red, lilac, purple, green, and soft-yellow, c. 1910-20.  Closeup photo of the center medallion of the serape, with wonderful Mexican flags. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a stunning Saltillo serape with color-hues of soft-red, lilac, purple, green, and soft-yellow, c. 1910-20.  Another view of the center medallian of the serape. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a stunning Saltillo serape with color-hues of soft-red, lilac, purple, green, and soft-yellow, c. 1910-20.  Closeup view of one end of the serape, showing the beautiful fringe.
AB-2: Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a stunning Saltillo serape with color-hues of soft-red, lilac, purple, green, and soft-yellow, c. 1910-20. The Saltillo serape is very finely woven of wool with silk in the center medallion and decorative side-bars. The center medallion features images of the Mexican flag. This is a collector's dream! Condition is excellent. The fringe at both ends is fully intact. This piece has been well cared-for and obviously highly valued. Size: 71 inches long by 38 inches wide. Price: $2400.

 

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