Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

  • Teaching Gallery: History of Textiles
  • 22-Apr-2014 - 04-May-2014
  • Gallery 319, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Works
Description
water jug
  • Apache peoples
  • water jug, late 1800s–1937
  • sumac, wood, gum resin, rawhide, weaving, braiding
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4659
duyin thindaing (female state robe jacket)
htamein (skirtcloth) or longgyi (sarong)
rug
water jar
  • Havasupai peoples
  • water jar, late 1800s–1903
  • plant fiber, gum resin, horse hair, buckskin, pigment, weaving, braiding
  • Gift of Clara Carpenter Marshall
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2358
lace fragment
  • Italy
  • lace fragment, 1600s
  • linen, lace
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0073
lace fragment
  • Italy
  • lace fragment, 1500s
  • lace, tassels
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0071
netted bag
ch’usilla, tari, unkuña
  • Peru
  • ch’usilla, tari, unkuña, circa 1930–1949
  • alpaca wool, weaving, dyeing
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2009.0136
netted bag
  • Shona peoples
  • netted bag, late 1800s–1908
  • plant fiber, netting
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0311
Peacock and Turkey coverlet fragment