Nupe Woman’s Cloth

£340.00

NW598 – Two panel woman’s wrapper cloth from the Nupe people of central Nigeria

1 in stock

Description

Two panel woman’s wrapper cloth from the Nupe people of central Nigeria, woven by a lady using the upright single headle women’s loom. Rows of brocade patterning set against a mainly wine red and orange warp striped background. Industrail cotton with artificial silk stripes and float patterns. Dates from around 1970 and is in excellent condition. A narrow strip of wax print fabric is sewn along each end.

Measures 79 inches plus fringe x 50, 200 cm plus fringe x 127.

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.)