Artist Asante, African
  • Warrior's Tunic
Date 19th century
Medium cotton, leather, and dye
Dimensions Overall: 48 × 52 inches (121.9 × 132.1 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, with 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, Twig and Barbara Branch, Margaret H. Demant, Beverly Jenai Myers, and Doris S. Rhea
Accession Number 2005.59.1
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Dukure Abubakar (Accra, Ghana, Africa);
2005-present, purchase by 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. 65 (fig. 3.15).