Woman's wrapper

Oyokoman

African, Ghana (Asante peoples)
late 19th to early 20th century


Object Place: Ghana

Dimensions

Overall: 209.6 x 92.7 cm (82 1/2 x 36 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.79

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with supplementary weft patterning (strip woven)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Provenance

Purchased from Baba Muhama, Accra, Ghana by the MFA, February 23, 2005

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Jeremy and Hanne Grantham