Strip, Kente cloth
This is a Strip. It is dated mid- 20th century and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is silk, rayon or cotton and its technique is hand-loomed plain weave with discontinuous supplementary weft patterning. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Mrs. Calvin W. Stillman.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs Calvin W. Stillman.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 190.5 x 9.5 cm (6 ft. 3 in. x 3 3/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Strip, Kente cloth; Ghana; silk, rayon or cotton; Warp x Weft: 190.5 x 9.5 cm (6 ft. 3 in. x 3 3/4 in.); Gift of Mrs Calvin W. Stillman; 1969-11-2-a