Overdyed Dioula Indigo Cloth

Fine overdyed Baule or Dioula indigo cloth.



FR668 – Beautiful overdyed indigo Dioula woman’s wrapper cloth. “Overdyed” means that the completed strip weave cloth, with it’s indigo and white hand spun cotton stripes, was carefully folded, tied, and dyed in indigo again, giving the distinctive appearance. These cloths are not scarce on the market at the moment but this is a notably fine and attractive example. In excellent condition. Dates from mid C20th.

Measurements: 78ins x 54ins, 198cm x 137cm.

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.)