University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1469
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bushongo
Bangongo
Provenience: Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Plant Fiber
Technique:Embroidered
Length: 71cm
Width: 66cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number1236 - Other Number

Description

Natural color fiber pile cloth. Tan, brown and reddish-brown diamond designs.


Bibliography:

[Article] Washburn, Dorothy K. 1990. Style, Classification and Ethnicity: Design Catagories on Bakuba Raffia Cloth. Transactions. 80 (3): 1-157. : Page/Fig./Plate: 88 Fig.IV.25bView Objects cited in this Publication

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