- Museum number
Adire: consists of two widths of machine spun machine plain woven cotton cloth machine sewn together. The cloth is decorated with a repeating cross pattern. The pattern is known as Sẹkẹrẹ. These patterns are created using the starch resist method applied through a stencil. The cloth is then dyed indigo. One of the two widths has been double dyed. The textile is machine hemmed.
Length: 185 centimetres
Width: 80 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Associated with Af1953,17.16.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Fagg collection no: 15