University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameBoubou
Object Number: 2003-66-21
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mali
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Woven
Dyed
Sewn
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1900.1.399 - Other Number

Description

Unfinished robe made of 3.25 inch strips running vertically in the body and horizontally in the sleeves of the robe; piece dyed with indigo; pocket on front; no embroidery; sleeves and sides not sewn together.


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