Kuba cloth vintage woven African art textile, Mid Century Design from the Congo
African Kuba Cloth: One of a kind vintage textile full of texture, natural black and brown colors in an abstracted geometric design. Beautiful vintage textile made in the1950s.
Approx. Dimensions: 23 inches long x 20.5 inches wide
These versatile pieces are also used for pillow covers and upholstery. They are very durable.
Great for Global style or Jungalow style or any modern setting.
Kuba Textiles come from the Congo. Kuba cloth panels are handwoven using the leaves of the Raffia Palm tree.
The Kuba Shoowa panels are embroidered in various designs in some areas while thick pile that resembles velvet is sewn into cloth and trimmed by snipping fibers; nicknamed Kasai Velvet. Kuba cloths are highly collectible and come in endless one of a kind patterns.
***This work of African textile art is in good vintage condition.
Ships from my studio in Long Beach, California
Please message me with any questions as my vintage items are not returnable.