Head Cloth




From: Liberia

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number 2003-63-154
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Liberia
Section African
Materials Cotton
Technique Woven

White headcloth or sash consisting of thirteen narrow cotton strips sewn together at various intervals by pairs of braided thread to form an open weave design; long braided tassels are attached to the end of every braided strip.

Length 101 cm
Width 52.1 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number 1894.1.15 - Other Number

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