National Costume - Africa

Folk costume from Africa.
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Dashiki (caftan robe), 1970's-80's, West African.

Dashiki (caftan robe) – Objects

risdmuseum.org

Scarf, early 1900's, Egyptian.

scarf

collection.imamuseum.org

Man's wrapper or kente cloth, Asante people (Southern Ghana), 1970-90.

man's wrapper; kente

collection.imamuseum.org

Ceremonial tunic, Amharic people (Ethiopia), early 1900's.

ceremonial tunic

collection.imamuseum.org

Woman's headdress, early-mid 1900's, Mbukushu people, Namibia, Africa.

woman's headdress

collection.imamuseum.org

Man's robe, Sierra Leone, 1920-39.

man's robe

collection.imamuseum.org

Headdress, 20th century, African (Gisu peoples).

Headdress | African (Gisu peoples)

metmuseum.org

Ensemble, late 19th century, African (Kuba peoples).

Ensemble | African (Kuba peoples)

metmuseum.org

Jijara robe, 1970-2010, Nubian peoples.

Ensemble - Nubian Traditional Ensemble

digital.library.unt.edu

Jirjara robe, 1975-2010, Nubian peoples.

Ensemble - Nubian Traditional Ensemble

digital.library.unt.edu

Man's formal ensemble (Gbariye), Yoruba peoples, Africa, 1980's.

Man's Garment (Gbariye)

collection.imamuseum.org

Cape (lembde) and hat, Amharic peoples, Ethiopia, Africa, early to mid-1900's.

Cape (Lembde) With Matching Hat

collection.imamuseum.org

Dress, Yoruba peoples, Africa, 1970's.

Woman's Body Wrapper (Iborum)

collection.imamuseum.org

Royal woman's ensemble, Jukun culture, Nigeria, Africa, c. 1960.

Pinned from
collection.imamuseum.org

Masquerade costume, Chokwe peoples, Central Africa, mid-1900's.

Masquerader Costume

collection.imamuseum.org

Elephant mask and tunic, Bamileke peoples, Cameroon, Africa, mid-20th century.

Elephant mask and Tunic -

art.famsf.org

Man's corset and apron, Dinka peoples, Africa, 20th century.

Man's corset and apron -

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Ensemble, late 19th century, African (Kuba peoples).

Ensemble | African (Kuba peoples)

metmuseum.org

Hat, African, Kuba peoples, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1950–2000.

Hat

mfa.org

Traditional male gown, 1959, Fulani culture, West Africa.

gown 1-2006-1 - Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery

rammcollections.org.uk

Woman's outfit, 1920's, Alexandria (?), Egypt.

Woman’s outfit Alexandria (?), Egypt, 1920s ...

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"The Great Dress" (berberisca or al kesswa l'kebira), early 20th century, Fez, Morocco.

"The Great Dress" (berberisca or al kesswa...

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Man's hooded cape (jelaba) Berber peoples, early 20th century.

Man's Hooded Cape (Jelaba)

collection.imamuseum.org

Jewish woman’s outfit, 1900-50, Tafilalet region, Morocco.

Moroccan woman’s outfit

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Elephant mask and tunic, Bamileke people, Cameroon, mid-20th century.

Elephant mask and Tunic -

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