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Bag

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Native NameChuspa
Object Number:91-21-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Bolivia
Andean Highland
Culture Area: Andean
Date Made: ca. 1900
Early Date: 1890
Late Date: 1910
Section:American
Materials:Wool
Iconography:Human Figure
Horse
Flag
Length: 27 cm
Width: 30 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Martin Gyomber, 1991

Description

Rectangular wool bag with long narrow strap. three tassels along bottom; one on one side. Warped face weave-mostly red with warp stripes of green, yellow, orange, pink, purple, and dark red. Central band has human figures on horseback carrying flag.

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