Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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weaving sample
  • Iyo'wujwa Chorote speaking peoples
  • weaving sample, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • wool?, weaving, dyeing, braiding
  • Object Length/Width: 70 x 25 cm
    Object Length/Width: 27 1/2 x 9 13/16 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5375

The short length of woven cloth is a light natural color with two brown stripes. The fringes are braided with the ends left loose as a tassel.

Weaving is done by women.