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bark cloth
  • unknown Kongo maker
  • bark cloth, late 1800s–1927
  • Where object was made: Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • bark
  • Object Length/Width: 54 x 38 cm width approximated at widest point
    Object Length/Width: 21 1/4 x 14 15/16 in width approximated at widest point
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1157

This is an irregular piece of dark brown bark cloth which is probably a scrap after something else was cut out of the larger piece.