Textile length: "Fallen Tree" - 2006.21.19_1


Textile length: "Fallen Tree"

Medium:Machine-printed cotton
Geography: Ghana
182.8 × 112.5 cm
Object number: 2006.21.19
Credit Line: This acquisition was made possible by the generous support of the ROM Reproductions Acquisitions Fund.
Not on view
DescriptionThe Fallen Tree pattern shows trees, one fallen down, with 3 birds flying up and flowers at ground. This is a popular textile design inspired by the Ashante proverb "One tree alone cannot stand in the wind," meaning solidarity and strength of community and family.
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