Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Shona maker
  • rope, late 1800s–1908
  • Where object was made: Union of South Africa (present-day South Africa)
  • plant fiber
  • Object Length: approximately 236 cm
    Object Length: approximately 92 7/8 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0805

This length of rope is made from twisted plant fibers. There is a small loop at one end.