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Shawl

Textile

Object Number:2003-63-153
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Liberia
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Woven
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1894.1.45 - Other Number

Description

Shawl made of (5cm) strips of woven undyed cotton joined by (4cm) panels of knotting. Knotted band (5cm) attached to both ends with (35.5cm) of twisted fringe ending the band.

Bibliography:

[Article] Latimer, Dwaune D. 2015. "The People & Products of Colonization: Africa at the Chicago and Paris Expositions". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 57. no. 1. pg. 22-26 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 23View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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