This cushion is made from a vintage Kuba cloth. Kuba cloth is made by the Kuba (Shoowa) people from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Kuba cloth is handwoven using the strands from raffia palm leaves. The raffia strands are dyed in a variety of earth tones using vegetable dyes. This cushion is a mix of two tones of mid and dark brown. A beautifully earthy colour. There are 2 finishes, either a flat weave finish or a cut pile (faux velvet). This cushions is a mix of both cut pile and flatweave with a characterful graphic pattern. It is backed with a heavy brown linen and has a zip fastener and feather pad.