Royal Inaugural Cloth of King Addo VIII, 1980

  • Ewe, African

Silk

  • Framed: Overall: 132 × 81 inches (3 m 35.3 cm × 205.7 cm)

Gift of Nettie Seabrooks and Eleanore and Richard Gabrys

2003.139

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Patterns (design elements)
  • Ewe
  • Royalty
  • Cloth
  • Swords
  • Inauguration
  • Ceremonial object
  • Silk
  • Ghana
  • Animals

Provenance

Nettie Seabrooks and Eleanore and Richard Gabrys (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 2003-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Ewe, African, Royal Inaugural Cloth of King Addo VIII, 1980, silk. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Nettie Seabrooks and Eleanore and Richard Gabrys, 2003.139.