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nowpɅteshike (wood carrying strap)
  • Iyo'wujwa Chorote speaking peoples
  • nowpɅteshike (wood carrying strap), late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • wool, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 96 x 7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 37 3/4 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5264

The long strap of woven wool is light brown.

The strap is used by women to carry wood.