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Adinkra cloth


Artist Unknown (Ghana)


Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton
Size: 127 x 85 3/16 in. (322.58 x 216.38 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Ghana
Culture: Africa, Ghana
Inscriptions: Stamp near corner, on back, stamped in blue: [UTC 20212 YDS / WIDTH / 35/36 / INCHES / 100% COTTON / P-01 / NATIONAL STANDARD BOARD (symbol) / REPUBLIC OF GHANA / MADE IN GHANA]
Physical Description: black/brown print of lines and shapes on peachy beige ground; multicolored embroidery at seams
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from Regis Foundation
Accession Number: 2005.134.3
Added to Site: March 1, 2009