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Textile

Textile

  • Place of origin:

    Africa (west, made)

  • Date:

    1960-1964 (made)
    1960-1964 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Resist-dyed cotton

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.571-1967

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cotton cloth composed of narrow strips of factory produced cotton. The strips are either dyed red or with indigo reist dyed and alternate. The indigo strips have a pattern of pairs of squares that have had lines stitched through them. Traces of the sewn stitches remain.

Place of Origin

Africa (west, made)

Date

1960-1964 (made)
1960-1964 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Resist-dyed cotton

Dimensions

Length: 75 in, Width: 35 in approx., Width: 4 cm Individual strip

Descriptive line

Resist-dyed cotton textile, West Africa, 1960-1964

Materials

Indigo; Cotton; Material

Techniques

Resist dyed; Resist dyed

Categories

Textiles; Africa

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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