Man's Ceremonial Cloth, between 1920 and 1929

  • Ewe, African

Silk, hand-woven on loom

  • Framed: Overall: 126 1/2 × 76 inches (3 m 21.3 cm × 193 cm)

Gift of Dr. Nii O. Quarcoopome

2004.121

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Design elements
  • Ewe
  • Hand weaving
  • Cloth
  • Altars
  • Ceremonial costume
  • Silk
  • Keys
  • Ghana
  • Animals

Provenance

Dr. Nii O. Quarcoopome (Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA); 2005-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Ewe, African, Man's Ceremonial Cloth, between 1920 and 1929, silk, hand-woven on loom. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. Nii O. Quarcoopome, 2004.121.