Hunter's Masquerade Outfit: Kembe, Outer Trousers


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Hunter's Masquerade Outfit: Kembe, Outer Trousers   (1990.14.0001C)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Clothing
  4. :
  5. Main Garments
Artist/Maker Ali Fadare
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1920s
Culture Yoruba, Ijebu

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 126.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 89.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 5.4 cm
Weight 630 g
Measuring Remarks Width measured from cuff to cuff.
Materials Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton, Animal--Shell
Manufacturing Processes Weaving, Sewing
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

"An African Encounter," Heritage March 1992, pp. 1-2.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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