University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-58-26
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Ghana
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Pigment
Metal
Technique:Woven
Printed
Dyed
Height: 90.4cm
Width: 140.6cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1967.1.11 - Other Number

Description

Cotton fabric dyed orange with a red printed pattern of two drums standing underneath a large umbrella. Drums are flanked by a long horn-like instrument on either side. Pattern repeats itself. Attached to top of fabric are five brass rings used to hang the curtain.


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