University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1428
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bushongo
Bashoba
Provenience: Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Raffia
Length: 76cm
Width: 52cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number323 - Other Number

Description

Dark natural color embroidered pile cloth. Tan and brown rectangle and diamond designs. X-shaped pattern on borders.


Bibliography:

[Article] Washburn, Dorothy K. 1990. Style, Classification and Ethnicity: Design Catagories on Bakuba Raffia Cloth. Transactions. 80 (3): 1-157. : Page/Fig./Plate: 76 Fig. IV.17bView Objects cited in this Publication

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