Adanudo, late 19th or early 20th century

  • Ewe, African

Handwoven cotton

  • Overall: 57 × 96 inches (144.8 × 243.8 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, with funds from the Friends of African and African American Art and the Octavia W. Bates Fund, Emma S. Fechimer Fund, and William C. Yawkey Fund

1997.13

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Rectangles
  • Geometric patterns
  • Ewe
  • Hand weaving
  • Cotton (fiber)
  • Textile
  • Guinea

1997-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Ewe, African, Adanudo, late 19th or early 20th century, handwoven cotton. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, with funds from the Friends of African and African American Art and the Octavia W. Bates Fund, et al., 1997.13.