Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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woven bag
  • Pech (Paya) peoples
  • woven bag, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Honduras
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 63 x 22 x 2 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 24 13/16 x 8 11/16 x 13/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7293
Description

The very flexible woven bag is cylindrical but is rounded on the bottom. The strap handle is also woven. It is very loosely woven from twisted plant fiber cord. It has a dark brown color.