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Cloth

Textile

Object Number:2003-52-86
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Congo
Section:African
Materials:Raffia
Thread
Technique:Woven
Crocheted
Sewn
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1985.0.56 - Other Number

Description

Rectangular strip of cloth woven in three sections of undyed raffia; each section has a different geometric design in raffia cut pile; both sides and one end hemmed; crocheted edge along one side.

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