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Pile Cloth

Object Number:81-11-92
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Republic of the Congo (uncertain)
Length: 50 cm
Width: 50 cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1981


Straw colored pile cloth with 3 stripe design (3 lines of a faded red from at top and bottom going across; 3 lines of a faded blue/violet at left and right going down) forming right angles at each corner at 4cm. has creases going across and down, forming a quadrant (evidence of folding), ringed with fiber strands. Whitish residue in top right corner.

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