Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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arm band
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • arm band, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • plant fiber, pigment?
  • Object Length/Width: 27 x 9 cm
    Object Length/Width: 10 5/8 x 3 1/2 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5256

Three twisted plant fiber cords are held together with a band of string. The ends of the cords are left to hang loosely.