University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:2003-72-375
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Senegal
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Woven
Dyed
Height: 250 cm
Width: 116 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1900.1.321 - Other Number

Description

Rectangular cloth made of eighteen 2.5 in. strips of evenly spaced blue and white bands; strips have been closely matched to give a checkerboard effect; every sixth blue band has a white warp stripe in it; four inch twisted fringe at both ends; fringes ending blue checks wider; yarn dyed.


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