Distinctive Early Ewe Kente

$1,635.00

Distinctive C19th cloth with a lattice arrangement of weft faced blocks on a fine striped ground.

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Description

E826 – Distinctive C19th cloth with a lattice arrangement of weft faced blocks on a fine striped ground.¬†Another very unusual Ewe woman’s cloth, this piece arranges the red weft faced blocks typical of early Ewe weaving not into the typical checker-board but rather a lattice type layout broken up by some yellow blocks, on a ground of red and blue pinstripes. Dates from circa 1900. Condition – some neat old patches and faint marks, overall good. Retains its original lower edge border strip.

Measurement: 94 inches x 54 ins, 240cm x 138cm

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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