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Cloth

Textile

Object Number:2003-70-75
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Pigment
Technique:Woven
Dyed
Length: 223.52 cm
Width: 93.98 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1912.1.7 - Other Number

Description

Rectangular cloth made of fourteen 2 1/2" (6.4cm) strips woven in a gauze weave od undyed cotton; resist dyed to produce pattern of a large oval blue area in the center, four blue triangles on the sides, and both ends are blue; 2" (5cm) twisted fringe on both ends.

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