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Woman's ceremonial skirt (ntsak)
Woman's ceremonial skirt (ntsak)
Date:
1900–1920
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Raffia, Cotton; Plain Weave, Commercially Printed Trade Cloth, Appliqué, Embroidery
Dimensions:
83.8 x 650.2 cm (33 x 256 in.)
Object Type:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Kuba People, Bushong Subgroup
Accession Number:
1998.4
Acquisition Date:
1998-04-09
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Textile Art Trust Fund

Exhibition History:

From Three Continents: Textile Acquisitions 1996-2000
Beauty, Pretige, and Power - New DeYoung opening, 10/05

plain weave, appliqued and embroidered biege fabric

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Standing Male Figure
Standing Male Figure (early 20th century)
Ceremonial loincloth
Ceremonial loincloth (20th century)
Ceremonial loincloth
Ceremonial loincloth (20th century)
Ceremonial loincloth
Ceremonial loincloth (20th century)