Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Inga (Sibundoy) peoples
  • sash, late 1800s–1962
  • Where object was made: Sibundoy, Putumayo, Colombia
  • cotton, wool, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 138 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 54 5/16 x 13/16 in
  • Gift of Orvel A. Criqui, on behalf of Dr. William Nolan
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6743

The sash is made from eight lengths of cotton cord knotted together in the middle and near each end. The ends of the cords each have a tuft of bright pink or blue wool. The cord itself is unbleached cotton.