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African Textiles 

A variety of African textile art is represented here,  Most of these ethnographic items are 60 to 80 years old.  

NOTE:  Click on the inventory numbers below for full views and large details of each textile.  

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An Ashantai chief at Kumkasi in his full regalia.  Venice Lamb, West Afrixcan Weaving.. London, 1975.'.

Luena warriors, Angola, with raffia wrap-around skirts.  Circa 1900.  Archive: Linden-Museum, Stuttgart. .

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Bambara Hunter's Costume
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Lega Bwami Ceremonial Hat
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Kente Cloth
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Wedding Basket
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The Congo.
Cowrie shells and feathers
on cotton; raffia trim  

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Boutala Waist Wrap

Kuba. The Congo  
Raffia cut pile embroidery

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Crocheted Hat
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Kuba Belt
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Yoruba Hat
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Kirdi Beaded Cache-Sexe
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I'Luena warriors, Angola, with raffia wrap-around skirts.  Circa 1900.  Archive:  Linden-Muesum, Stuttgart. .

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