Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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woven sash
  • North or Central America
  • woven sash, late 1800s–1980
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 184 x 7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 72 7/16 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0475

This is a narrow sash woven of light green, white, and dark yellow. The center band is vertical green and white stripes, with five repeats of a diamond pattern made of green triangles. The center band is flanked with solid green, then yellow and green stripes, then solid yellow, solid green, and an edge of white. The long twisted fringe is in the same colors.