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
  • yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 69 x 30 cm
    Object Length/Width: 27 1/8 x 11 3/4 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5156

The rectangular bag is open on the short end. It has horizontal blue and pink stripes. Half of the handle is pink and most of the remaining half is blue but the portion adjacent to the bag is dark red, blue, green and pink.