Beige and Blue Yoruba

£250.00

AS763 – A broad dark blue stripe against the beige “sanyan” of this 1960s Yoruba woman’s wrapper cloth

1 in stock

Description

A broad dark blue stripe against the beige “sanyan” of this 1960s Yoruba woman’s wrapper cloth. Rows of woven holes are linked down the strips by floating threads, a characteristically Yoruba technique called “eleya.” Hand spun cotton in the weft gives a soft slubby texture.
In excellent condition.
Measurements 78 inches x 53, 199 cm x 136

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