Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Peru
  • bag, late 1800s–1984
  • Where object was made: Chota, Peru
  • alpaca wool, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 34.5 x 8.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 13 9/16 x 3 3/8 in
  • Gift of Julian Holtzman
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6696

The small rectangular bag is open on the narrow end. It has vertical stripes (along the long axis) in grey, brown, and dark brown with thin white stripes between. It is stitched up the long sides.