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Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Kuba (Bushoong subgroup). Raffia Band, 19th century. Raffia, 48 7/16 x 3 7/16 in. (123 x 8.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.708. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.708_top_PS5.jpg)
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Plain weave raffia band with cut pile and overcast embroidery. Nnaam and Mbul bwiin motifs. Thread count: wa/in 28, we/in:26. Hemmed along two lengthwise edges; fringed on one end.
Condition: Good; some stains.
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