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Object Number:
AF1640
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Babundu
Babunda
Provenience:
Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:
African
Materials:
Fiber
Description:
Pile cloth. Geometric designs, which consists mostly of diamond shapes. Dark fringe on both ends. One end also has a wide raffia fringe. shrinkage in center portion has made a vertical crease and warped the pile cloth on the left side of the crease. Part of woman's dress. With losenge pattern embroidery ( embroidery by men).
Length:
90cm
Width:
28cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Emil Torday

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