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: 154 x 62.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 60 5/8 x 24 5/8 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6584

The long rectangle is made from two square woven panels sewn together. The long edges are hemmed. The short ends have very short fringe. It is a light natural color.