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Haik

Mantle

Object Number:88-2-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Berber
Provenience: Morocco
High Atlas
Date Made: -1900
Early Date: -1900
Late Date: -1900
Section:African
Materials:Wool
Cotton
Length: 325.5 cm
Width: 122 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from and gift of Maryanne Conheim, 1988
Other Number:B-86-13 - Other Number
f-84-m-10 - Other Number

Description

Natural wool and white cotton with red, blue, green and white embroidery and woven designs at corners. Fringe both ends. Arabic: haik.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Amachi, Ndidi U. 1995. The Art of African Textiles: Form and Function.. Philadelphia University. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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