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Man's wrapper

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Man's wrapper of nineteen stripes stitched together

Provenance

Collection of Jeffrey and Deborah Stokes Hammer; 1979 sold to James and Gladys Strain. Gift to MFA January 24, 2007.

Credit Line

Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain

African, Ghana (Ewe peoples), 20th century

Object Place

Kpetoe, Ghana

Dimensions

Overall: 292.1 x 160 cm (115 x 63 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2061

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with supplementary weft patterning; strip woven and pieced

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes