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coyunda para bueyes (straps for oxen yoke)
  • Mexico
  • coyunda para bueyes (straps for oxen yoke), 1989
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • plant fiber, weaving, braiding
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: bundled 38 x 17 x 8 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: bundled 14 15/16 x 6 11/16 x 3 1/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5491.01

The long strap is made from woven plant fiber. It has loops at one end and a short length of braid at the other end. It is a light natural color and is currently bundled.