Coca bag

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Culture/People
probably Quechua (attributed)
Donor
Dr. Charles D. Kleymeyer (Chuck Kleymeyer), Non-Indian
Previous owner
Dr. Charles D. Kleymeyer (Chuck Kleymeyer), Non-Indian
Collector
Dr. Charles D. Kleymeyer (Chuck Kleymeyer), Non-Indian
Object Name
Coca bag
Media/Materials
Wool yarn, thread, dye/dyes
Techniques
Dyed, woven, tasseled
Dimensions
63.0 x 14.0 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term
ch'uspa
Place
Quiquijana; Cusco (Cuzco) Region; Peru
Date created
1965-1970
Collection History
Collected between 1966 and 1971 by Charles D. Kleymeyer (a sociologist working with the Inter-American Foundation on grassroots development projects in Latin America and the Caribbean); donated to NMAI by Charles Kleymeyer in 2008.
Catalog Number
26/7091
Barcode
267091.000
See related items
Quechua
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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