Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mexico
  • bag, late 1800s–1906
  • Where object was made: Monterrey, Mexico
  • plant fiber, paint, weaving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 32 x 14 x 6.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 12 5/8 x 5 1/2 x 2 9/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6820

The cylindrical bag is made of woven plant fiber. It has a drawstring near the top with a tassel at the end of the string. There is a tassel at the bottom point of the bag. It is decorated with purple and yellow flowers and green details.