Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Urarina maker
  • bag, late 1800s–1996
  • Where object was made: Chambira basin, Loreto, Peru
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 62.5 x 21 cm
    Object Length/Width: 24 5/8 x 8 1/4 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5141

The rectangular bag is open on the short side, with a long strap. A dark brown stripe is flanked by brown with a natural colored stripe between each brown stripe. The strap has brown and light natural stripes.