University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1411
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bushongo
Pianga
Provenience: Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Southwest Belgian Congo
Kasai-Sankuru Rivers
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Length: 63cm
Width: 55cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number271 - Other Number

Description

Natural color fiber pile cloth. Brown and tan diamond pattern. Natural background with yellow and brown embroidery. Geometric design.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Amachi, Ndidi U. 1995. The Art of African Textiles: Form and Function.View Objects cited in this Publication

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