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unknown Shoowa
Kuba Primary



Ncaka kot / ntchak(ntshak) (Overskirt)

1930's base fabric, modern embroidery with cowry shells added later
Raffia fiber, shell, dye

206 x 25 in. (523.24 x 63.5 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2018.6.22
Geography: Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Classification: Clothing and Adornments; Clothing; Outerwear
Culture/Nationality: Shoowa, Kuba, Central African, African

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