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Textile

Fringe

Object Number:AF1970A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bushongo
Bambala
Provenience: Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Credit Line:Purchased from Emil Torday, 1913
Other Number:38, 39, 40 - Other Number

Description

For man's dancing dress. Brown fiber cloth with dark brown triangle pattern. Warping of bottom portion. Loss of fiber in triangle patterns in top portion of cloth. Fraying of brown fiber ringing on left center portion.

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