Fine example of a classic style of blue and white cotton Asante kente woman’s cloth called “akyempim”, or “a thousand shields.” Asante soldiers carried rectangular shields like the elements of the interlocking motifs. In excellent condition. Dates from circa 1950.
Measurements 178 cm X 123, 70 cm X 50.
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.)