- Museum number
Wrapper; composed of sixteen narrow strips hand sewn together. Repeating indigo and white handspun cotton warp stripes. Occasional weft-faced bands in red, white, and yellow cotton. Supplementary weft float figurative and geometric patterns across cloth in white, yellow, indigo and red cotton. Machine-sewn hems at both ends.
- Production date
- 20thC(mid) (?)
- Curator's comments
- Bondoukou cloths characterised by use of handspun cotton; white warp stripes bordering each narrow strip and predominance of geometric weft patterns.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- 28 Nov 2018
- Acquisition notes
- Purchased by the donor in December 2007 from African textile dealer/collector Duncan Clarke in London.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: II.H3 (Griffiths-Rudoe collection number)