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Woman's wrapper

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Artist Unknown (Yoruba)

Date

1995

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Woman's wrapper, Artist Unknown (Yoruba)
Woman's wrapper: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton; stencilled, starch-resist patterning (àdire eleko)
Size: 86 1/2 x 64 3/4 in. (219.71 x 164.47 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Nigeria, West Africa region
Culture: Yoruba, Africa, Nigeria, West Africa region
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: cotton plain weave; tie dyed to result in a pattern of light blue; two panels sewn together; adire cloth
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons
Accession Number: 97.189.50
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009