Africa | Textile Blanket, Chieftan, 19th century | Fulani people; Mali or Ghana | Cotton, wool
Africa | Wrapper, 1960–70 | Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Kelequis; Manjaka peoples | Cotton, synthetic yarns
Textile Wrapper (20th century) from Ghana. Kente cloth of rayon, cotton. via the Heilbrunn timeline of Art History, Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC
Face Mask (Kpeliye'e), 19th–mid-20th century Côte d'Ivoire, Mali, or Burkina Faso; Senufo Wood, pigment Source: Face Mask (Kpeliye'e) [Côte d'Ivoire, Mali, or Burkina Faso; Senufo] (1978.412.365) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Africa | Face Mask (Kpeliye'e), 19th–mid-20th century | Côte d'Ivoire; Senufo | Wood, horns, raffia fiber, cotton cloth, feather, metal, sacrificial material
Africa | A Wodaabe Ceremonial Dance Cloak. Agadez, Niger | c. 1900s. | dark indigo background embroided all over with applique and embroided multicoloured geometric motifs
Scarification on a Nuba woman marking the weaning of her first child The scarification is achieved by hooking the skin with a thorn and then cutting it with a small knife. Victoria Ebin, The Body Decorated. London: Thames and Hudson, 1979.