Artist Asante, African
  • Adwenasa Kente Cloth
Date late 19th or early 20th century
Medium cotton and silk
Dimensions Overall: 117 1/2 × 73 1/2 inches (298.5 × 186.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. Nii O. Quarcoopome
Accession Number 2002.195
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Dr. Nii O. Quarcoopome (Farmington, Michigan, USA);
2003-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Quarcoopome, Nii. “Akan Ceremonial Cloths, Costumes, and Flags.” Bulletin of the DIA 91, 1/4 (2017): p. 60 (fig. 3.9).