Tent hanging (Arkilla Kerka)

African, Mali, Fulani
20th century


Object Place: Guimballa Region, Mali

Dimensions

172.72 cm (68 in.); Legacy dimension: 172.1 x 472.7 cm (68 1/2 x 186 in.)

Accession Number

1994.29

Medium or Technique

Sheep's wool, goat hair, cotton; weft-faced plain weave, supplementary weft floats, tapestry weave

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sheep’s wool, goat hair and cotton; weft-faced plain weave and tapestry weave with supplementary-weft patterning

Credit Line

Gift of Lee D. Gillespie