University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameBoubou
Object Number: 2003-66-17
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mali
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Thread
Pigment
Technique:Woven
Dyed
Sewn
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other NumberE2648 - Other Number

Description

Cotton cloak or shawl. Large dark blue garment, heavily embroidered with green, red, yellow and white thread.


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