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Woman's Wrapper

A work made of cotton, sixteen narrow woven strips of warp-stripe, warp-faced plain weave, some with bands of weft-faced plain weave and warp-faced plain weave with discontinuous supplementary patterning warps and supplementary brocading wefts; pieced.

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  • A work made of cotton, sixteen narrow woven strips of warp-stripe, warp-faced plain weave, some with bands of weft-faced plain weave and warp-faced plain weave with discontinuous supplementary patterning warps and supplementary brocading wefts; pieced.

Date:

1925/75

Artist:

Asante
Ghana

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Asante

Title

Woman's Wrapper

Place

Ghana (Object found in)

Date

Made 1925–1975

Medium

Cotton, sixteen narrow woven strips of warp-stripe, warp-faced plain weave, some with bands of weft-faced plain weave and warp-faced plain weave with discontinuous supplementary patterning warps and supplementary brocading wefts; pieced

Dimensions

208.5 × 136.4 cm (82 1/8 × 53 5/8 in.) Approximate strip width: (3 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by the Primitive Art Society of Chicago

Reference Number

1984.1046

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