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Pants

Black and white striped pants with red and yellow decorative embroidery.

Provenance

By 1969, purchased in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, by Eli and Carolyn Newberger; 2011, gift of the Newbergers to the MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Carolyn and Eli Newberger

African, Nigerian, Possibly Hausa, 1960s

Dimensions

Length: 863.6 mm (34 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2237

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave (strip-woven); rope belt

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles