University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1455
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bushongo
Bangongo
Provenience: Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Technique:Embroidered
Length: 50cm
Width: 62cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number1209 - Other Number

Description

Dark fiber with brown and tan diagonal line and diamond pattern. Green fiber forms horizontal double line in center and vertical on right center. Pile Cloth. Four quadrants, each one decorated with yellow and brown embroidery.


You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn