Eastern Yoruba Ikat Wrapper

£850.00

NW570 – Attractive and unusual ikat patterned woman’s weave wrapper cloth from one of the Eastern Yoruba sub-groups or perhaps the Igarra.

1 in stock

Description

Attractive and unusual ikat patterned woman’s weave wrapper cloth from one of the Eastern Yoruba sub-groups or perhaps the Igarra. A handsome combination of indigo dyed handspun cotton and wine red industrial thread with narrow ikat warp stripes framed by green silk or rayon stripes. Hand stitched seams throughout.  Dates from circa 1950s and is in excellent condition. From a Swiss  private collection.

Measurements: 67 ins x 46 ins, 170 cm x 117 cm.

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.)