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U981.1.44
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Grass and Cotton Woven Shawl
Date (Execution) : c.1875-1901
Geographical Origin : West Africa
Cultural Group :
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Fibre, Grass; Fibre, Cotton
Support / Technique : woven
Object Type : shawls
Visual Description : Two long rectangles of cloth woven with grass warp & cotton weft. Both rectangles joined in four spots. Black cotton alternates with natural coloured cotton 4cm in from ends. The design broken into 4 sections by 3 double 2.5cm wide natural strip.
Accession # : U981.1.44
Width (cm) : 34.20
Height (cm) : 57.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Anthropology Department of the University of Victoria
Artist Statement :