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Young Woman's Ritual Wrapper (N'Gale)

A work made of cotton, eight narrow strips of plain weave; pieced; resist painted and printed.

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  • A work made of cotton, eight narrow strips of plain weave; pieced; resist painted and printed.

Date:

1988

Artist:

Designed and executed by Djowari Suko
Bamana
Mali, Kili

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Artist

Djowari Suko (Designer)

Title

Young Woman's Ritual Wrapper (N'Gale)

Origin

Mali

Date

Made 1988

Medium

Cotton, eight narrow strips of plain weave; pieced; resist painted and printed

Dimensions

124.7 × 95.2 cm (49 1/8 × 37 1/2 in.) Approximate strip width: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of the Textile Society

Reference Number

1989.548

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