Kongo. <em>Mat</em>, late 19th century. Rattan, 13 3/8 x 24 13/16 in. (34 x 63 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1325. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1325_front_PS5.jpg)



Medium: Rattan

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th century

Dimensions: 13 3/8 x 24 13/16 in. (34 x 63 cm)


Accession Number: 22.1325

Image: CUR.22.1325_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Mat with large woven diamond patterns in center and simple border pattern along edges. Edges are finished. Mat has large stain affecting more than a quarter of its surface. There is a prominent tear in the stained area. The object is fragile and brittle.

Brooklyn Museum