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Object Name Poster
Date 1993
Title Kente Is More Than a Cloth
Description Large color poster, "Kente Is More Than a Cloth : History and Significance of Ghana's Kente Cloth", prepared by Prof. Kwaku Ofori-Ansa. Text in small font, many illustrations. Includes sections on: Overview; Names of Cloths and Their Symbolic Meanings; Names of Motifs and Their Symbolic Meanings; Parts of a Cloth; Symbolic Meanings of Colors; Judging the Quality of Cloths; Uses of Kente; Weaving Materials; and select bibliography.
Object ID 2013.4.2
Provenance United States.
Published by Sankofa Publications, Hyattsville, Maryland; made possible by funds from the Howard University Sponsored Faculty Research Program.