Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Highland Mixe peoples
  • poncho, 1989
  • Where object was made: Tamazulapan del Progreso, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • wool or acrylic, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 87 x 68 cm
    Object Length/Width: 34 1/4 x 26 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5464

The rectangle has longitudinal stripes in grey, solid black with a white border, and black and white horizontal stripes within the vertical stripe. The fringes at the end are twisted. There is a slit in the center for the head.