Dioula Chief’s Cloth

$4,905.00

Very rare men’s wrapper cloth from the Dioula or perhaps Baule people of Cote D’Ivoire

Out of stock

Description

FR658 – Very rare men’s wrapper cloth from the Dioula or perhaps Baule people of Cote D’Ivoire, with a variety of small neat extra weft float motifs in rectangular blocks, most woven from hand spun indigo dyed cotton. The Baule chief at the left in the 1950s photograph by Bohumil Holas wears a similar cloth. Dates from around the 1920s-50s. Condition is excellent.

Measurement: 90 inches x 62 ins, 229cm x 157cm

All items on this site are vintage. That means that they may have a few small marks or blemishes consistent with use. We will try to highlight any significant issues in the description above but in the event you are not happy with your purchase please notify us within 48 hours of receipt and you may return it for a full refund (excluding return shipping costs.)


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