African Kuba Cloth: One of a kind, woven by hand around mid century. This is a flat weave which have become difficult to find. Beautiful neutral color palette with brown, black, and natural raffia. A lovely African weave worthy of display or framing that will remain a classic.
Approx. Dimensions: 25”/27” long x 23 inches wide
These versatile pieces are also used for pillow covers and upholstery. They are very durable.
Kuba Textiles come from the Congo. Kuba cloth panels are handwoven using the leaves of the Raffia Palm tree.
***please note that some Kuba Cloth with black palm fibers retains the faint smell of smoke. This is from scorching the palm fibers to a dark black when originally woven.
Kuba cloths are highly collectible and come in endless one of a kind patterns.
***This work of African textile art is in excellent vintage condition.
Ships from my studio in Long Beach, California.
Please message me with any questions as my vintage items are not returnable.
3-5 business days
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
If you request a cancellation within 6 hours of the purchase.
I do not accept returns or exchanges due to the nature of vintage textiles. There may be spots, marks, color variations, smudges, lose strings, frays, and/or patches on a textile. While they add to the authentic nature of the product, please review all the photographs before the purchase.
Your satisfaction is of the upmost importance so please contact me with any questions prior to purchase.