Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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loincloth
  • Africa
  • loincloth, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Africa
  • palm fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Width: 83 x 90 cm
    Object Height/Width: 32 11/16 x 35 7/16 in
  • Gift of Kansas Bible Chair
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6594
Description

The thin, light brown colored cloth is woven from palm fiber. It is rectangular in shape but slightly wider on one edge. All four edges have long fringes of palm fiber.