Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cloth strip
  • Mexico
  • cloth strip, late 1800s–1975
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • cotton, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 88.5 x 9.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 34 13/16 x 3 3/4 in
  • Gift of Bruce Merwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6677

The narrow strip is made of loosely woven cotton cloth. It has a red field with two yellow stripes and three narrow dark blue stripes adjacent to the yellow. The long edges are unfinished. The narrow ends appear to be selvage.