Africa | Detail from a woman's wrapper from the Ewe people of Agbozume area, Ghana | Cotton; 14 hand-woven strips, hand sewn together with three different alternating warp stripes. The weft designs are both geometric blocks and inserted figurative designs including a hand and stylized arrows and stools. | Mid 20th century || Object no. 2001-13-2

Africa | Detail from a woman's wrapper from the Ewe people of Agbozume area, Ghana | Cotton; 14 hand-woven strips, hand sewn together with three different alternating warp stripes. The weft designs are both geometric blocks and inserted figurative designs including a hand and stylized arrows and stools. | Mid 20th century || Object no. 2001-13-2

Africa | Details from a strip woven cloth from the Ewe people of Togo | Cotton, locally woven and dyed.

Africa | Details from a strip woven cloth from the Ewe people of Togo | Cotton, locally woven and dyed.

Nineteenth century kente from the Smithsonian Lamb collection. Note the irregular strip layout and the threefold pattern blocks. Scanned from P. Gilfoy "Patterns of Life" (1987).

Nineteenth century kente from the Smithsonian Lamb collection. Note the irregular strip layout and the threefold pattern blocks. Scanned from P. Gilfoy "Patterns of Life" (1987).

- Has some cocoa bean colors - Africa | Kente cloth detail from the Asante people of Ghana | 19th - 20th century

- Has some cocoa bean colors - Africa | Kente cloth detail from the Asante people of Ghana | 19th - 20th century

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