Notes on Antique Textiles, Folk Art & Timeless Traditions – Jaina Mishra
A piece in a museum store priced at US$4000 (only) caught my eye. Such a high valuation piqued my interest and I began reading.
The palimpsest of Kente cloths is even complex as both color and motif contain meaning.
Some motifs woven in the strips of cloth that are joined together to create large Kente cloths that are used as body wraps.
So one more exploration commences!
[cloth from the wovensouls collection]
AVAILABLE FOR SALE