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Man's wrapper

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Royal wrapper by the weavers of Bonwire

Provenance

Purchased from Charles Prince of Peace Kente Enterprise, Bonwire-Ashanti, Ghana by the MFA, February 23, 2005

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Jeremy and Hanne Grantham

African, Ghana (Asante peoples), 2004

Object Place

Ghana

Dimensions

Overall: 315 x 233.7 cm (124 x 92 in.)

Accession Number

2005.80

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with supplementary wefts (strip woven)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes