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Raffia panel

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Raffia panel, probably skirt without borders, mineral dyes, plain weave, withdrawn elements. Cut loop pile technique, embroidery Condition: Good

Provenance

Ex collection: A. Ashkanazi, Paris

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

African (Kuba peoples), early 20th century

Object Place

Democratic Republic of Congo

Dimensions

145 x 28 cm (57 1/16 x 11 in.); Legacy dimension: H: 144.8 cm; W: 27.9 cm

Accession Number

1992.223

Medium or Technique

Cut loop pile technique, embroidery, mineral dyes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes