- Museum number
Man's wrapper; composed of eighteen narrow strips hand sewn together. White handspun cotton warp and weft. Supplementary weft float patterns in indigo and acid yellow cotton arranged in regular blocks across cloth. Additional irregularly placed patterns along both long sides. Line of supplementary weft float patterning at both ends. Loose warp thread fringes at both ends.
- Production date
- 1930s-1950s (circa)
- Not on display
- Fair; some damage. Small holes, some with local patches/repairs.
- Acquisition date
- 28 Nov 2018
- Acquisition notes
- Purchased by the donor in February 2013 from African textile dealer/collector Duncan Clarke in London.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: II.G4 (Griffiths-Rudoe collection number)