Simple Olokun Adire


Simplified version of Olokun, sea goddess design Yoruba adire eleko wrapper cloth

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AD324- Collected in Zaria in north Nigeria in 1970, this cloth is a typical example of a simplified, rather crude, versions of the classic “Olokun”, sea goddess, design, that could be produced more quickly and by less skilled women for sale away from the Yoruba heartland in the south. Nonetheless it has a bold charm and appeal. In excellent condition.

Measurement: 79 inches x 67 ins, 200 cm x 170 cm.

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