Arts of Africa
late 19th century
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
Mat with large woven diamond patterns in center and simple border pattern along edges. Edges are finished. Mat has large stain affecting more than a quarter of its surface. There is a prominent tear in the stained area. The object is fragile and brittle.
This item is not on view
Kongo. Mat, late 19th century. Rattan, 13 3/8 x 24 13/16 in. (34 x 63 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1325. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1325_front_PS5.jpg)
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