QUECHQUÉMTIL

Quechquémitl, a word that in Nahuatl means neck tip.

"This garment has as its main characteristic the cut of fabric, whose elaboration dates back to pre-Hispanic times. The tapún or quechqueme is a feminine garment worn by Tepehua women from the states of Hidalgo, Puebla and Veracruz. marks the main stages of the female life cycle: adolescence, marriage and death". #eldoradoinspiration

- Via: @mexicotravelchannel

- Quechques in codices

- Via: @mnamexico

- Exhibition: “El arte de la indumentaria y moda tradicional mexicana”

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