Woolen Blanket (Kaasa)

mid-20th century

African Art

Not on view
Medium

Hand woven wool

Dimensions

100 × 50 in. (254 × 127 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Yung Wang, M.Arch. 1961

Accession Number

2016.146.7

Geography
Culture
Period

20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Bought by donor in Lagos 1973 to 1976 on Bar Beach at the end of Kuramo Waters from boy vendors
Gift of Yung G. Wang to Yale University Art Gallery in 2016
Bibliography
  • "Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (December 1, 2017), 6
Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type

blankets (coverings), textile materials

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