University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1437
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bushongo
Bashoba
Provenience: Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Technique:Embroidered
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number1336 - Other Number

Description

Embroidered pile cloth yellow and dark brown pile. Dark fiber pile cloth with brown and tan crisscross and "V" patterns. Dark brown back ground with embroidered diagonal lines and diamonds.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 262/Fig. 15-29View Objects cited in this Publication

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