University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 72-28-21
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Ibadan
Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. J. D. Kingsley in memory of her late husband, 1972

Description

Square piece of stiff muslin tie dyed indigo(?). Made of two rectangular pieces sewn together with grass or raffia. All over pattern of ornate horizontal bands. Holes from ties visible. Good condition.


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