Length of fabric

African (Cameroon)
early 21st century


Object Place: Cameroon, Africa

Dimensions

Height x width: 47 1/4 x 86 in. (120 x 218.4 cm)

Accession Number

2010.64

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, printed

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Glazed textile with green on green ground and rows of bright green rectangular shapes enclosing a yellow and dark pink stools. Selvedge is marked: [Crest with Trident], “[star] Super Brazin SoSo [start],” “0454,” and “Veritable Wax as Hollandais.”

Provenance

2004, purchased in market in Foumban, Cameroon by Christraud M. Geary, Medford, MA; gift of Geary to the MFA. (Accession date: February 24, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Christraud M. Geary