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red de tortilla (woven bag)
  • Mexico
  • red de tortilla (woven bag), 1989
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Width: 44 x 38 cm
    Object Height/Width: 17 5/16 x 14 15/16 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5481

The square bag is made of very loosely woven plant fiber string. It is open on one side. The small rope at the top is attached on one end only. It is a light natural color.