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Textile wrapper

Indigo dyed cotton Ndop cloth, white patterning created by resist method.

Provenance

About 1983/1984, purchased at a market in Bamenda, Cameroon, by Christraud Geary; 2012, gift of Christraud Geary to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 29, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Christraud M. Geary

African, Cameroonian, 1965–74

Dimensions

Length x width: 119.4 x 191.8 cm (47 x 75 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.59

Medium or Technique

Indigo resist dyed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Resist