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Object Name Yardage
Date 2011
Description Adinkra cloth from Ghana. Rectangular, woven, tan with gold metallic threads. Black inked stamp patterns on face side.
Object ID 2011.21.1
Provenance Donor purchased on a Study Abroad trip, in a village near Techiman, Ghana. Cloth was made locally; the ink was made by boiling and cooking down a kind of wood, which becomes a thick black natural ink.