Artist Fante, African
  • Asafo Flag
Date between 1950 and 1959
Medium Cotton and various fabrics
Dimensions Overall: 32 × 58 inches (81.3 × 147.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. Nii and Martina Quarcoopome
Accession Number 2010.224
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Dr. Nii and Martina Quarcoopome (Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA);
2011-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. 68 (fig. 3.19).