Object Record

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Collection African Art Collection
Object Name Textile
Other Name Kente Cloth
Catalog Number 1976.1.14
Accession Number 1976.1
Description Framed in large, narrow gold frame, mounted on beige cloth and held in place with long, slender nails. Woven in geometric patterns in 3 1/2" x 6" blocks. In the colors of maroon, yellow, light green, red, and black. Cloth strips sewn together and possibly could be used as a wall hanging, garment, or tableware.
People Asante
Ewe
Subjects Africa--Social life and customs.
Africa.
Art
Cloth
Ghana
Textile art
Togo
Weaving