Woman's wrapper (kanga) - 2009.66.2_1


Woman's wrapper (kanga)

Maker: Rivatex Eldoret (manufacturer)
Medium:Roller-printed cotton
Geography: Nairobi, Kenya
Date: 1980s
153.5 x 100 cm
Object number: 2009.66.2
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Alexandra Palmer
Not on view
DescriptionThere is a printed saying in Kiswahili at hem: "Appendaye hajali" (He who likes doesn’t care [what others say/think]). The meaning of this ancestral Kenyan proverb is reinforced through the images of umbrellas impervious to the rain.
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