Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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men's shoulder bag
  • unknown Kaqchikel (Cakchiquel) maker
  • men's shoulder bag, late 1800s–1942
  • Where object was made: Sololá, Guatemala
  • wool yarn, knitting
  • Object Length/Width: 71 x 28.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 27 15/16 x 11 1/4 in
  • Gift of the Josephine M. Wood Trust
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6726

The small rectangular bag has a shoulder strap. There are three bands of decoration. The top and bottom are dark brown with a light natural colored horse and rider. The middle stripe is light natural colored with a dark brown horse and rider. The strap is dark brown with light natural stripes.