VINTAGE ASO-OKE

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Description

This vintage Aso-oke textile is in the Sanyan style. Sanyan is favored locally as the most prized of all textiles. It was handwoven with hand-spun natural brown cotton. The weavers used the finest materials in producing beautiful robes for important occasions for the Nigerian royal class. The richness of the organic colors and the quality of the work makes this piece an extraordinary example of Nigerian weaving at its best

TECHNIQUE

Hand woven with vertical holes carry-over threads

STYLE AND AGE

Sanyan - 1935
Ogbomosho (Oyo State)

COLOR

Natural Soft Brown

DIMENSIONS

68 x 79 Inches (173 x 200 cm)

MATERIALS

100% Natural Cotton

Dry clean only

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