Pile Cloth


From: Zaire | Kasai District | Belgian Congo

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number AF1660D
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Batetela
Provenience Zaire | Kasai District | Belgian Congo
Section African
Materials Fiber

Natural color pile cloth with reddish-brown and brown horizontal-stripe pattern. Knotted fiber fringe on left side; fringe on top, right and bottom sides. Horizontal crease through center from folding. Darkening of top portion; elongated triangle-shaped dark portions in bottom/center and center/left portions of cloth.

Length 70 cm
Width 70 cm
Credit Line Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number 1275 - Other Number

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