VINTAGE BAOULÉ CLOTH - PEACH STRIPE WITH SYMBOLS - 100% SILK SHOP
VINTAGE BAOULÉ CLOTH - PEACH STRIPE WITH SYMBOLS - 100% SILK SHOP

VINTAGE BAOULÉ CLOTH - PEACH STRIPE WITH SYMBOLS

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Vintage Cloth handwoven in Côte d'Ivoire. Peach and white background with bright, intricately woven symbols and geometric border. Has subtle discoloration due to age and a hand-knotted fringe. 

In C
ôte d'Ivoire, the fabric is affectionately called "pagne Baoulé". The textile clearly finds its name and roots from the Baoulé, Akan people of Côte d’Ivoire, but is more so originating from the 16th century Ashanti Kingdom, which empire stretched from present-day countries of Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire. For centuries, the fabric has mostly been adorned during community gatherings, special events, traditional proceedings and festivities. 

Material: 100% cotton

Measures 44" x 60"