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Skirt

Textile

Object Number:2003-52-108
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Congo
Section:African
Materials:Grass Fiber
Pigment
Technique:Twisted
Braided
Dyed
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1953.1.7 - Other Number

Description

Woman's skirt made of grass fiber dyed black, twisted and braided around a cord of grass fiber; there are two panels, one 16 1/2 inches (42cm) and the other 6 1/4 inches (16cm) long.

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