Petuje Dashiki


AGB207 – handsome dashiki style Yoruba men’s robe,

1 in stock


Soft thick hand spun indigo dyed cotton asooke cloth was used to tailor this handsome dashiki style Yoruba men’s robe, probably made circa 1930s. This large check pattern was called “petuje” which roughly translates as surpasses “etu”, the prestigious finely checked guineafowl pattern. Very wearable and in excellent condition.
Measurements: 52 inches width x 42, 127 cm x 107

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.)