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Yoruba Vest 1, Nigeria

thisbeadifulworld: Yoruba Vest Nigeria x Courtesy Hamill Gallery

Africa | Ceremonial tunic from the Yoruba people from Nigeria | 20th century | Textile and glass beads

Africa Ceremonial tunic from the Yoruba people from Nigeria century Textile and glass beads

Hunter's Coat PLACE MADE: Africa: West Africa, Mali PERIOD: Mid 20th century DATE: 1960 - 1970 DIMENSIONS: L215 cm x W114 cm MATERIALS: Cotton; cowrie shell; skin; tooth; claw; glass mirror TECHNIQUES: Hand woven; plain woven; machine-sewn; hand-sewn

Hunter's Coat Africa: West Africa, Mali 1960 - mid-century cotton and leather, woven and adorned with amulets and shells

Africa | Vest (front and back) from the Yoruba people of Nigeria. Intricately decorated with glass beads and cowrie shells. | © Tim Hamill

Vest (front and back) from the Yoruba people of Nigeria. Intricately decorated with glass beads and cowrie shells.

Pullover vest from the Yoruba people of Nigeria. The embroidery and beadwork is on Yoruba Ashoke strip woven textiles | © Tim Hamill

Pullover vest from the Yoruba people of Nigeria. The embroidery and beadwork is on Yoruba Ashoke strip woven textiles

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