Fine Early Silk Asante Kente


Superb early C20th silk kente cloth fragment.

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K293 – Only a fragment (16 of the original 24 strips remain) but this is a superb example of fine quality silk Asante kente from early in the C20th. Rare threefold pattern blocks frame well executed and varied weft float patterning on an alternation of two different warp striped strip grounds. One small repair, otherwise in excellent condition. Measurement: 100ins x 52, 254 cm x 132.

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