Prestige Hanging (Kpoikpoi)

early 20th century

African Art

On view, 1st floor, African Art
Medium

Hand-spun cotton strip woven with tapestry and weft brocading

Dimensions

55 × 35 in. (139.7 × 88.9 cm)

Credit Line

Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund

Accession Number

2018.172.1

Culture
Period

20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

British country auction; Duncan Clarke, to 2018; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Additional information

Object/Work type

textile materials, textiles

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