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Worgaba (Corn Energy)

Provenance

Purchased from Bobbo Ahiagble, Craft Institute of Kente Weaving, Denu, Ghana by the MFA, February 23, 2005

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Jeremy and Hanne Grantham

African, Ghana (Ewe peoples), about 2004

Object Place

Ghana

Dimensions

Overall: 236.2 x 146.1 cm (93 x 57 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.65

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with supplementary continuous patterning wefts; strips machine stitched (strip woven)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes