Blanket (khasa)

African, Mali, Fulani
mid 20th century


Dimensions

Length x width: 233.7 x 127 cm (92 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

2012.174

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cream colored wool blanket with stripes of black and red with patterns.

Provenance

About 1970, acquired in Mali by Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Krom, Côte d’Ivoire and Swampscott, MA; 2012 gift of the Kroms to the MFA. (Accession date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Stephen and Christine Krom