Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Urarina maker
  • mat, late 1800s–1996
  • Where object was made: Chambira basin, Loreto, Peru
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 176 x 72.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 69 1/4 x 28 1/2 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5094

The long, thin rectangular mat has light natural colored stripes alternating with brown stripes. There are thin dark brown stripes between.