Spice Bag


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Artifact Identification Spice Bag   (2008.22.0046)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Food Processing & Preparation T&E
  4. :
  5. Food Storage Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Contemporary, 1997-2000
Culture N/A

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 55.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 54.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.5 cm
Weight 160 g
Measuring Remarks Length and width was taken with spice bag spread out and includes hanging shells. Depth=thickness. Thickness taken at shells.
Materials Pigment--Dye, Animal--Shell, Wax, Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton
Manufacturing Processes Cutting, Dyeing, Embroidering, Joining, Polishing, Plaiting, Sewing, Twisting, Weaving, Wrapping
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Kieffer-Lopez Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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