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3 traditional SHOOWA textiles - KUBA - D.R. Congo

Lot reference 19131807
3 traditional SHOOWA textiles - KUBA - D.R. Congo

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1960's - Good condition

3 beautiful Kuba Shoowa textiles - ca. 1960.
The beautiful Shoowa textiles are an essential part of the Kuba tribe culture. They are extremely laborious to make - men take care of smoothing the palm fibers and weaving, the women take care of the embroidery. The production of 1 carpet takes a total of 4-6 months. The fascinating geometrical motifs always have a specific meaning - these motifs are also seen in the body scarifications of the Kuba men and women.
The Shoowa textiles are used as a means of payment, a means of exchange and are an essential part of the dowry.

Dimensions resp. 67 x 67 cm, 58 x 60 cm and 70 x 60 cm.
Recommended literature: Shoowa Design - African textiles from the kingdom Kuba - Georges Meurant

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  • object as expected. Shipping fast, very good packaging.

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  • Perfect, it is what we were expected. Shipping and delivery without problems and fast. Thank you.

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    Mooie armband, goed verpakt en vlot verzonden.
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  • THERE WAS BEAUTIFUL

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  • The items arrived very quickly and very well packed and protected.
    The items are beautiful!

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  • Good and fast

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