Man's wrapper

African, Ghana (Asante peoples)
2004


Object Place: Ghana

Dimensions

Overall: 315 x 233.7 cm (124 x 92 in.)

Accession Number

2005.80

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with supplementary wefts (strip woven)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Royal wrapper by the weavers of Bonwire

Provenance

Purchased from Charles Prince of Peace Kente Enterprise, Bonwire-Ashanti, Ghana by the MFA, February 23, 2005

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Jeremy and Hanne Grantham