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Woman's Skirt


Artist Unknown (Bamana)


20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Woman's Skirt, Artist Unknown (Bamana)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton; painted and dyed (bogolanfini)
Size: 45 1/2 x 57 1/4 in. (115.6 x 145.4 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Mali
Culture: Bamana, Africa, Mali
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: nine panels; beige field with alternating checkerboard pattern of lattice design and open triangle and lattice designs; checkerboard break down at one side
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 96.159.55
Added to Site: February 28, 2009