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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part II

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 516

    TEN RAFFIA-VELVET KUBA CLOTH SQUARE PANELS

    20TH CENTURY, ZAIRE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TEN RAFFIA-VELVET KUBA CLOTH SQUARE PANELS
    20TH CENTURY, ZAIRE
    Each with various geometrical motifs
    20 in. (51 cm.) sqaure, approx. and similar (10)


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    The Kuba people of Zaire, formerly the Belgian Congo, live in the fertile lands of equatorial Africa between the Kasai and Sankuru Rivers. Kuba cloths are woven from the fibres of the Raphia Vinifera palm.

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