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
  • string, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 37 x 19 cm
    Object Length/Width: 14 9/16 x 7 1/2 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5146

The small square woven bag has a strap. The bag has horizontal stripes in red, green, dark blue, bright pink and orange. The strap is a looser weave, and has blocks of yellow, bright pink and red.