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Ceremonial hanging for wedding tent (arkilla jenngo)
Ceremonial hanging for wedding tent (arkilla jenngo)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool, Cotton; Weft-faced Plain Weave, Slit Tapestry Weave; Woven In Strips Sewn Together (strip-weaving)
Dimensions:
502.9 x 142.2 cm (198 x 56.5 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Fulani (Peul, Puhl) For The Tuareg
Accession Number:
2004.8
Acquisition Date:
2004-06-10
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Volunteer Council Art Acquisitions Fund

Exhibition History:

Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection, New de Young Opening, 10/15/05 - 6/5/06

Woven in Mali for neighboring Tuareg.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Mask
Mask (early 20th century)
Hat, vest and skirt
Ritual vessel (aduno koro)
Ritual vessel (aduno koro) (early 20th century)