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Carrying Band

Arts of the Americas

CULTURE Ancient Pueblo
MEDIUM Plant fibers, animal fibers
DATES 1100-1300
DIMENSIONS 3 x 18 1/2 in. (7.6 x 47 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
CREDIT LINE Museum Expedition 1903, Purchased with funds given by A. Augustus Healy and George Foster Peabody
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION This woven carrying band would be worn around the forhead and attached to a woven basket that would rest on the back of the person carrying a load.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Ancient Pueblo. Carrying Band, 1100-1300. Plant fibers, animal fibers, 3 x 18 1/2 in. (7.6 x 47 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1903, Purchased with funds given by A. Augustus Healy and George Foster Peabody, 03.325.11655. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 03.325.11655.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 03.325.11655.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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