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Man's bag


Artist Unknown (Maya, Mam)


c. 1990

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Man's bag, Artist Unknown (Maya, Mam)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Non-Woven (Do Not Use) | Acrylic; crochet, weaving
Size: 10 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (26.67 x 24.13 cm)39 x 1 1/4 in. (99.06 x 3.18 cm) (object part, strap)
Creation Place: Guatemala, Highland Region, Huehuetenango, San Juan Atitán
Culture: Maya, Mam, Guatemala, Highland Region, Huehuetenango
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: Knitted, multicolor bag with five sections of blue and white stripes alternating with four sections of geometric patterns in blue, purple, green, pink, yellow; blue and pink striped strap.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2003.227.16
Added to Site: March 1, 2009