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Museum number:
5-5335
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
[TBD-MTB, 10/2/2009] (previous number (Bascom’s number))
Accession number:
Acc.2067
Object count:
1
Description:
Contemporary, resist-dyed, cotton textile. (Oloba or “that which has kings”). 2 panels sewn together. Light blue designs and letters on navy ground. 164.0 cm x 163.0 cm.
Donor:
Russell S. Springer Memorial Fund, University Appropriation, and William Russell Bascom
Collection place:
Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
Verbatim coll. place:
Nigeria; Ibadan; Yoruba
Culture or time period:
Yoruba
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1965
Department:
Africa (except Ancient Egypt)
Comment:
Original # on object is “125”. Not a Bascom inventory number. Appears to be a dealer’s number. NOTE: Stencil used in manufacture. PAHMA Storage Loc: U-7-14
Loans:
S1967-1968 #113: Design Department (UC Berkeley)/Miriam Plotnicov (April 3, 1968–April 30, 1968)
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