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Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, synthetic dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 120 x 93 cm (47 1/4 x 36 5/8 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Sierra Leone
Date:
ca. 1959
Topic:
hippopotamus  Search this
airplane  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-1
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
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edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-1

Doll

Maker:
Kpelle artist  Search this
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cane, plant fiber, glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 19 x 5 x 4.5 cm (7 1/2 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)
Type:
Toy and Entertainment
Geography:
Liberia
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
Female use  Search this
female  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Allan L. Pitcher
Object number:
2001-12-5
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National Museum of African Art
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Prime Minister Kwame Nkrumah

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 119.4 x 90.6 cm (47 x 35 11/16 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Ghana
Date:
1957
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
Writing  Search this
star  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-32
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
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edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-32

Hongera Barack Obama

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, synthetic dye
Dimensions:
NOT VERIFIED: 101 x 157 cm (39 3/4 x 61 13/16 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Tanzania
Date:
2008
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
Adornment  Search this
foreigner  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Power  Search this
male  Search this
Trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Bryna Freyer
Object number:
2009-2-1
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2009-2-1

Shirt

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, synthetic dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 81.2 x 80.3 cm (31 15/16 x 31 5/8 in.) Collar to hem, sleeve to sleeve
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date:
1980
Topic:
leopard  Search this
Commemorative  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Writing  Search this
Male use  Search this
Power  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert and Phyllis Oakley
Object number:
2010-6-4
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2010-6-4

We wish our honorable Mze Jomo Kenyatta, peace and long life

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 115.6 x 339.7 cm (45 1/2 x 133 3/4 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Kenya
Date:
Late 20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Writing  Search this
train  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Glenn and Alexandria Garrison, from the collection of Joseph J. Shapiro
Object number:
79-25-3
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_79-25-3

Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 121.5 x 91.5 cm (47 13/16 x 36 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Date:
ca. 1959
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
tree  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-14
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
ongoing exhibition
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Concourse
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-14

Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 119.5 x 93 cm (47 1/16 x 36 5/8 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Date:
ca. 1960
Topic:
boat  Search this
tree  Search this
house  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-9
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
ongoing exhibition
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Concourse
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-9

Hongera Barack Obama

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, synthetic dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 108 x 150 cm (42 1/2 x 59 1/16 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Tanzania
Date:
2008
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
Adornment  Search this
foreigner  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Power  Search this
male  Search this
Trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Bryna Freyer
Object number:
2009-2-2
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2009-2-2

Caftan

Object Name:
qaftane
Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Silk, cotton, metal wrapped thread
Dimensions:
H x W: 135.7 x 152.8 cm (53 7/16 x 60 3/16 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Morocco
Date:
Mid-19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of the Aherne family, in memory of Brian and Eleanor Aherne
Object number:
2001-19-1
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
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edanmdm:nmafa_2001-19-1

Tunic

Object Name:
qmajja
Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Silk, cotton, sequins, beads, metal wrapped thread
Dimensions:
H x W: 131.9 x 114 cm (51 15/16 x 44 7/8 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Tunisia
Date:
19th century
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
Status  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift in memory of Brian and Eleanor DeLiagre Aherne
Object number:
2001-19-2
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2001-19-2

Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 116.8 x 91 cm (46 x 35 13/16 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Date:
ca. 1959
Topic:
tree  Search this
male  Search this
female  Search this
house  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-11
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-11

Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 122 x 91.3 cm (48 1/16 x 35 15/16 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Date:
ca. 1961
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
tree  Search this
house  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-13
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-13

Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 119.5 x 96.8 cm (47 1/16 x 38 1/8 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Date:
1960-1969
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
boat  Search this
airplane  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-15
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-15

Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 119.4 x 90.4 cm (47 x 35 9/16 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Sierra Leone
Date:
1959-1960
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
foreigner  Search this
Writing  Search this
star  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-2
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-2

Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 120.6 x 91.5 cm (47 1/2 x 36 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Sierra Leone
Date:
ca. 1959
Topic:
spider  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-20
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-20

Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 120.5 x 92.7 cm (47 7/16 x 36 1/2 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Sierra Leone
Date:
ca. 1961
Topic:
Writing  Search this
chicken  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-26
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-26

Queen Elizabeth II

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 120 x 90.1 cm (47 1/4 x 35 1/2 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Sierra Leone
Date:
1959
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
foreigner  Search this
Writing  Search this
giraffe  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-3
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-3

Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 120.5 x 93.5 cm (47 7/16 x 36 13/16 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Sierra Leone
Date:
1959
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
foreigner  Search this
Writing  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-4
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-4

Printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 117.1 x 40cm (46 1/8 x 15 3/4in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
Liberia
Date:
Late 20th century
Topic:
Writing  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-42
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-42

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