Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Chokwe maker
  • mat, late 1800s–1908
  • Where object was made: Angola
  • raffia, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 123.5 x 128 cm width includes fringe
    Object Length/Width: 48 5/8 x 50 3/8 in width includes fringe
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6583

The square panel of woven raffia is made from two panels sewn together. It is a light natural color. There is fringe on two sides.