Search Results:

<< Viewing Record 129 of 646 >>
View : Light Box | List View | Image List | Detailed
 


Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:Nigerian (20th century); Yoruba people
Title:Adire alabere "omor lere aiye" (a child is our reward in this world)
Type:Adornment
Materials:cotton, indigo dye
Place Made:Africa; Nigeria
Measurements:Overall: 73 in x 69 1/2 in; 185.4 cm x 176.5 cm
Accession Number:  AC 2002.203
Credit Line:Museum Purchase
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College
2002-203.jpg

Tags:
African; blue; children; works of art; symbolism; symmetry; text; abstract; cloth

Link to share this object record:
https://museums.fivecolleges.edu/detail.php?t=objects&type=ext&id_number=AC+2002.203

Research on objects in the collections, including provenance, is ongoing and may be incomplete. If you have additional information or would like to learn more about a particular object, please email fc-museums-web@fivecolleges.edu.

2 Related Media Items

2002-203.jpg
2002-203.jpg
2002-203.jpg
2002-203-detail.jpg
<< Viewing Record 129 of 646 >>