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Woman's wrapper

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Woman's wrapper made of narrow strips stitched together. Indigo, white and magenta warp strip, accented with warp ikat.

Provenance

By 2005, Josh Graham Gallery, London; 2007, sold by Graham to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 27, 2007)

Credit Line

Textile Curator's Fund

African, Nigeria (Yoriba peoples), mid-20th century

Place of Creation

Place of Creation

Object Place

Nigeria

Dimensions

Height x width: 70 x 51 in. (177.8 x 129.5 cm)

Accession Number

2007.503

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, strip woven and ikat dyed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes