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A work made of raffia, plain weave; embroidered with raffia in stem stitches and running stitches cut to form pile.

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  • A work made of raffia, plain weave; embroidered with raffia in stem stitches and running stitches cut to form pile.

Date:

Possibly mid–20th century

Artist:

Kuba
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mushenge

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Kuba

Title

Panel

Origin

Democratic Republic of Congo

Date

Made 1925–1975

Medium

Raffia, plain weave; embroidered with raffia in stem stitches and running stitches cut to form pile

Dimensions

58.8 × 54.8 cm (23 1/8 × 21 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Edward E. Ayer Endowment, a memorial to Charles L. Hutchinson by his great friend and admirer; Samuel P. Avery and Maurice D. Galleher Endowments

Reference Number

1985.204

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