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Head Cloth

Sash

Textile

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

Description

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.

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