Menís Capes

From the exhibition:
Huichol Art and Culture: Balancing the World

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

These beautifully embroidered Huichol men’s capes were created from manta cloth with designs of gods’ eyes and flowers. Tuxpan de Bolaños, ca. 1934. 97 x 95 cm; 97 x 93 cm. Robert M. Zingg collection, Museum of Indian Arts and Culture/ Laboratory of Anthropology,

Credit: Photograph by Blair Clark.


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