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Strip-woven cover

Woven in with blue and white cotton on a blue cotton warp in narrow strips about .15 wide and sewed together; the design is of plain and figures stripes; there is a deep fringe at each end.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

African (Bamana), late 19th century

Object Place

Mali

Accession Number

22.204

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts; strip-woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles