Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Country Unknown
  • bag, late 1800s–2007
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: approximately 80 x 9 cm
    Object Length/Width: approximately 31 1/2 x 3 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3646

The narrow cylindrical woven tube has one end that is left open with the fibers loose. The other end is also open, though the fibers have been gathered into four small strands, only the ends are left as tassels. The woven portion is mostly light brown but two darker browns give a plaid appearance.