Wrapper (Kente)

A work made of twenty-one strips joined: rayon, plain weaves with supplementary brocading wefts.

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  • A work made of twenty-one strips joined: rayon, plain weaves with supplementary brocading wefts.

Date:

1900/50

Artist:

Asante
Ghana

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Artist

Asante

Title

Wrapper (Kente)

Origin

Ghana

Date

1900–1950

Medium

Twenty-one strips joined: rayon, plain weaves with supplementary brocading wefts

Dimensions

215 x 213.2 cm (124 x 83 7/8 in.) Approximate strip width: 11 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Abraham Hoffer

Reference Number

1994.646

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