Embroidered Kuba Cloth 11

Regular price $125.00 $460.00 Sale

Democratic Republic of Congo
17" x 34" 

Woven from palm leaf fiber, Kuba cloths were traditionally worn atop layers of raffia skirt during important tribal ceremonies. The men of the tribe were responsible for weaving the base cloth, while the women created the elaborate patterns and designs. Each individual textile in our collection is a unique exploration of repetition and variation in geometric form.