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Cloth

Textile

Object Number:2003-65-124
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Madagascar
Section:African
Materials:Raffia
Cotton
Pigment
Technique:Woven
Dyed
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1900.1.303 - Other Number

Description

Rectangular cloth with a pattern of red, black, green, natural raffia and white cotton warp striped; 23in (58.5cm) fringe on one end; other end cut.

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 26View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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