Kuba cloth

African
20th century


Dimensions

Overall: 47 x 52.1 cm (18 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2013.42

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Diamond patterned kuba cloth in brown, black and rust colors.
McMillan# TX017

Provenance

Between about 1965 and 1990, acquired by Genevieve McMillan (b. 1922 - d. 2008), Cambridge, MA; 2008, to the Genevieve McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation, Cambridge; 2013, gift of the Genevieve McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation to the MFA. (Accession date: January 30, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of the Genevieve McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation