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18" Criss-Cross Congo Raffia Pillow with Optional Insert

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SKU: tzf18c

Availability: In Stock

Origin: The Democratic Republic of Congo, Tanzania

Size: 18" x 18"

Materials: Congo raffia, thread, zipper, pillow insert

Congo raffia is a ceremonial textile of the Kuba people of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Woven from dyed strips of fiber extracted from the raffia palm, congo raffia features bold appliqued geometric designs. The seamstresses at Marvelous Batik in Tanzania create beautiful decorative pillows from this unique African textile.

Each pillow is completely unique. Sold singly. An optional insert is also available.