mola (Blouse)

About this object

Cultural context

everyday

Physical description

Small cotton short sleeved blouse with a wide neck. The upper portion of the blouse consists of a floral fabric in blue, cream, green and brown with a pink trim along the edges of the neck and sleeve. The torso portion has a mola (an appliqué panel) in red appliqué with a yellow, black, orange and pink circular design, detailed with pink, black, blue, purple, yellow and green vertical lines. The bottom edge is bordered with a band of black and red flowered fabric.