VINTAGE BAOULÉ CLOTH - IKAT DIAMONDS - 100% SILK SHOP

VINTAGE BAOULÉ CLOTH - IKAT DIAMONDS

Regular price
$150.00 CAD
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$150.00 CAD
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Vintage Cloth handwoven in Côte d'Ivoire. Blue and white stripe with an ikat diamond pattern and neon supplementary weft details.

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 47" x 64"