|Title||Kuba Basket with Lid Handwoven Congo African Art|
|Type of Object||Antique Lidded Basket|
|Country of Origin||Democratic Republic of the Congo/(Zaire)|
|Approximate Age||20th century|
|Damage/Repair||a few broken strands|
Additional Information: A lidded basket from the Kuba people of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Kuba are known for their exquisite raffia textiles, but basketry is another area where they excel.