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  • Venezuela
  • sash, late 1800s–1928
  • Where object was made: Venezuela
  • cotton, wool, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 253.5 x 8.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 99 13/16 x 3 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6684

The long sash is made of woven cotton with fringe at one end. It has wool decoration. There is a wider red stripe in the center with images of animals (possibly llamas) and composite geometric shapes. There are green stripes on either side with clusters of triangles or stripes.