Ewe Kente 005
An antique Kente Cloth from the Ewe (pronounced "Ev-ay") people of South-East Ghana. Finely woven cotton on a narrow-strip loom, sewn selvedge to selvedge, with distinct blue and white repetitive lattice pattern, this is a traditional ceremonial cloth worn by a woman. With a deep and interesting history, the Kente Cloth, is one of the most well-known of African textiles. This piece, circa 1960's, is in good condition.
Measures 190cm x 330cm. (Please note the hanging image is showing only half of the cloth).