University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1472
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bushongo
Bangongo
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Technique:Embroidered
Length: 72cm
Width: 54cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number1170 - Other Number

Description

Pile cloth. Natural background. Consists of ten quadrants, each decorated with brown and yellow triangles, lines and diamonds. One green horizontal and four green vertical lines intersect to form ten rectangles.


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