Woman's Ceremonial Loincloth, early to mid-20th century

  • Ewe, African

Cotton and dyes

  • Overall: 70 × 35 1/2 inches (177.8 × 90.2 cm)

Gift of Dr. Nii and Martina Quarcoopome in memory of Margaret Thomas Ward

2007.230

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Rectangles
  • Stripes
  • Ewe
  • Dye
  • Geometric pattern
  • Loincloth
  • Cotton
  • Ghana

Dr. Nii and Martina Quarcoopome (Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA); 2008-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Ewe, African, Woman's Ceremonial Loincloth, early to mid-20th century, cotton and dyes. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. Nii and Martina Quarcoopome in memory of Margaret Thomas Ward, 2007.230.