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Head Cloth

Sash

Textile

Object Number:2003-63-84
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Liberia
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Dye
Technique:Woven
Dyed
Length: 110 cm
Width: 28.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1894.1.16 - Other Number

Description

A rectangular dark blue cotton headcloth or sash of an open weave design with a two inch border around one edge decorated with small pom poms; long braided cords ending with small pom pom tassels decorate both of the narrower sides.

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