Applique Cloth of Noah's Ark

Unidentified Fon maker

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1818-1858

Applique cloth

Overall: 61 × 19 5/16 in. (155 × 49 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

167.6.24058

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Benin

Period

19th century

Object Name

Textile

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Provenance

Purchased by Professor James W. Fernandez in Fon Market, Abomey, Benin (Dahomey) for Dartmouth College Museum, 1967.

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