Antique African Kuba Cloth: Rustic and full of character this is a well-worn textile that retains true beauty and intricate abstract designs. One of a kind, woven and stitched by hand. Beautiful warm shades of natural brown, black, and golden raffia fiber. This antique textile is made from many contrasting patches joined to make one larger Kuba cloth.
***Please note there are several stains appropriate for the age of this Kuba cloth. This reflects the history of this piece of fiber art. There are also a couple of burn holes at one end that are shown in a photo closeup.
Approx. Dimensions: 82 inches x 28 inches.
These versatile pieces are used for pillow covers and upholstery, and wall tapestries.
Kuba Textiles come from the Congo. Kuba cloth panels are handwoven using the leaves of the Raffia plant.
***This work of African textile art is in fair vintage condition given the age.
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.
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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.
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