Artist Akan, African
Title
  • War Tunic (batakari)
Date 19th century
Medium Cotton fabric, dye, leather, and felt
Dimensions Overall: 33 × 33 1/2 inches (83.8 × 85.1 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Africa, Oceania and the Indigenous Americas General Art Fund, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund, and funds from Gilbert B. and Lila Silverman, Judith Holmes Wyche, Andrew L. and Gayle Shaw Camden, Paralee G. Day, Dede and Oscar Feldman, Dexter Fields, M.D., Jimmy and Shirley Cooper, Roslyn Trotter, Dorothy R. Walker, Alvin E. Walker, Mr. and Mrs. William Branch, Margaret H. Demant, Beverly Myers, and Doris Rhea
Accession Number 2005.58
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Oumar Doucoure;
2005-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)