Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shoulder bag
  • Urarina peoples
  • shoulder bag, late 1800s–1996
  • Where object was made: Chambira basin, Loreto, Peru
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 65 x 12.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 25 9/16 x 4 7/8 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5140
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Description

The small bag is woven from plant fiber with a long thin strap. The bag has horizontal stripes in light natural and brown. The strap is light natural.