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Currency cloth

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Artist Unknown (Ambunda)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Currency cloth, Artist Unknown (Ambunda)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Plant fibers
Size: 23 7/16 x 29 in. (59.5 x 73.7 cm) (without fringe)
Creation Place: Africa, Angola
Culture: Ambunda, Africa, Angola
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Tag [FX981079], on dealer's tag, attached to one corner
Physical Description: Tan cloth decorated with diamonds and rectangles in light and dark brown; ravelling edges create fringe
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund and The Putnam Dana McMillan Fund
Accession Number: 99.2.29
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009