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Vintage Ewe Kente Cloth

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Code: VCC163
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Woman's Ewe Kente ceremonial wrapper.

Kente is probably the most recognisable of Africa's many traditional textiles, adopted by Africans around the world as a symbol of their heritage. Early cloths were woven with imported silk, but since the 1920s Kente weavers have used rayon or rayon mixed witih cotton.

Handwoven, from the Volta region straddling the border between Ghana and Togo.

Though this cloth is at least 25 years old, it is in excellent condtion. The cloth has aged gracefully and has a lovely, soft feel.

Old Ewe Kente cloths in good condition are very rare and expensive, but this smaller piece is a great example at an affordable price.

Approximate size: 109 x 182 cm / 42 x 71 in.

Vintage Ewe Kente Cloth VCC163
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