Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • bag, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing, braiding
  • Object Height/Diameter: 29 x 29 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 11 3/8 x 11 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2278

The round woven bag has a braided handle. It is decorated with bands of dark blue or purple and red. The bands are not solid, but interupted with vertical lines of field color.