Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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ineishi (men's bag)
  • unknown Iyo'wujwa Chorote speaking maker
  • ineishi (men's bag), late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • caraguata fiber, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 68 x 26 cm
    Object Length/Width: 26 3/4 x 10 1/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5150

The small rectangular bag is open on the long side, with a strap that attaches through loops on either side of the opening. It has a subtle and irregular checkerboard pattern in two shades of brown.