Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Urarina maker
  • mat, late 1800s–1996
  • Where object was made: Chambira basin, Loreto, Peru
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 140 x 44.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 55 1/8 x 17 1/2 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5095

The rectangular mat has light natural and brown stripes. There is one pink stripe in lieu of brown and two stripes that are pink and brown. The thin dark brown stripes separate the others.