University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1431
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bushongo
Pianga
Provenience: Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Technique:Embroidered
Length: 33cm
Width: 69cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number1352 - Other Number

Description

Natural color fiber pile cloth. Brown crisscross and diamond patterns.


Bibliography:

[Article] Washburn, Dorothy K. 1990. Style, Classification and Ethnicity: Design Catagories on Bakuba Raffia Cloth. Transactions. 80 (3): 1-157. : Page/Fig./Plate: 83 Fig.IV.22aView Objects cited in this Publication

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