Art of the Americas - Chuspa, Bolivar Region, Bolivia

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Chuspa (coca bag)
Department of Potosi, Bolivar Region, Bolivia
Wool, natural dyes
Late 19th century
9.5" (24 cm) high by 8.5" (21.5 cm) wide

Plain weave coca bag, with pattern bands of double-faced weave using complementary warp sets and double cloth.



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