Artist Asante, African
  • Blue & White Kente
Date early 20th century
Medium cotton with indigo dye
Dimensions Overall: 130 1/2 × 74 1/2 inches (3 m 31.5 cm × 189.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. Nii O. Quarcoopome
Accession Number 2002.193
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Dr. Nii O. Quarcoopome (Farmington Hills, 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. 57 (fig. 3.5).