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Textile length

Length of apparel fabric, wax resisted and printed with pen design of alternating rectangles enclosing blue, red and yellow ball-point pen; rectangles decorated with green background and yellow pinstripe alternate with rectangles with red background and blue check lattice; Selvedge printed: "Auden...

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Provenance

Purchased in Makola market, Accra, by the MFA, February 23, 2005

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Jeremy and Hanne Grantham

possibly Chinese, about 2004

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 182.9 x 120 cm (72 x 47 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2005.67

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, wax resisted and printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Resist, combination