Ewe Kente Textile Handmade Vintage Strip Weave Old Geometric Pattern Ghana
Handcrafted in Ghana, this unique and rare vintage strip weave textile was worn by Elder Chiefs and Tribal Nobles in Ghana for special ceremonies from weddings to funerals and festival celebrations. Very special Ewe Kente Cloths like this geometric patterned one are presented to presidents and other dignitaries in honor of their visit to Ghana.
This Ewe Kente Cloth which is worn by the royal tribal elder males, is sometimes used at night for warmth by not used as a blanket, but worn.
The tightness of the weave the uniform strips, thick cotton, patterns and design immediately identify this rare cloth as an old pattern woven by the elders in the early 20th century.
This will be an asset to any collection, whether used for decor or comfort.
Approximate Dimensions: 92" L X 54" W