Twined bag made by Somali elder

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Titles Twined bag made by Somali elder
Description Twined woven bag with multi-colored stripes of red, yellow, blue and black, and lined with batik cotton. It features a warp of torn fabric strips and bast fiber that create a fringe, an interior pocket and woven straps. Made by elder weaver, Holden.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 42 inches height (overall - including strap and fringe)
13 inches height (bag portion without strap and fringe)
17 inches width
1 1/2 inches depth (laid flat - at thickest part)
Nomenclature bag (generic container)
Materials cotton (textile)
Subjects Retailed by: East African Women's Center
Retailed in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Somalia
Household. Linens. Bags & Holders
Dates Creation: 2007
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2008.211.1 (Accession Number)

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