From: Sierra Leone | Sherbro Island

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number 37-22-58
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Krim
Provenience Sierra Leone | Sherbro Island
Section African
Materials Cotton

The ground is of the natural colour of the fibre, dark with lighter stripes. The cloth is divided into panels by transverse bands of a reticulated pattern of hexagonal elements outlined in black [on the reverse in the natural colour of the yarn]. The panels bear lozenges composed of nine elements outlined in black. The black dye is European.

Length 202 cm
Width 128 cm
Credit Line Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall, 1937
Other Number 55 - Collector Number

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