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Currency cloth

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Artist Unknown (Mbuun)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Currency cloth, Artist Unknown (Mbuun)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Plant fibers
Size: 25 3/16 x 24 5/8 in. (64 x 62.5 cm) (overall, without fringe)
Creation Place: Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo
Culture: Mbuun, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Tag [FX981080], on dealer's tag, attached to one corner
Physical Description: Tan cloth with subtile woven zigzag and diamond design; long fringe on 2 sides, with short fringe on one short side and knotted fringe opposite
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund and The Putnam Dana McMillan Fund
Accession Number: 99.2.30
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009