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*Traditional Kente Cloth African Art Fabric From Ghana Hand Woven - Multi-coloured

£19.99 Out Of Stock

Product description

Traditional Kente Cloth African Art fabric From Ghana.

This muti-coloured and highly patterned woven fabric remnant is in traditional designs of the Ashanti People.

The designs are woven by hand in narrow strips approximately 4" wide, the colours and designs chosen have symbolic meanings.

Black----maturation, aging, intensified spiritual energy

Blue------peacefulness, harmony, good fortune, love

Gold-----royalty, wealth, spiritual purity

Green----vegetation, planting, harvesting, growth, good health

Grey-----healing and cleansing rituals; associated with ash

Maroon--the color of mother earth; associated with healing and protection from evil

Pink-----associated with the female essence of life; calmness, sweetness, tenderness

Red------political and spiritual associations; bloodshed; sacrificial rites and death

Silver----serenity, purity, joy; associated with the moon

White---purification, sanctification rites, healing

Yellow---preciousness, royalty, wealth, fertility (yolk of an egg)

This remnant measures 16" wide (composed of 4 x 4" strips machine stitched together) and 2 yards long approximately and is in good condition.

The fibre is cotton and the fabric is a medium weight similar to a canvas.

The fabric could be used as a table runner, wall hanging or incorporated into a craft project, this fabric is going to attract attention.

Item details

Colour:
Multi-coloured
Brand:
Kente Cloth African Art Woven Fabric
Condition:
Used: very good
Pattern/style:
geometric woven yellow green red
Type:
Cotton

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About this item

Traditional Kente Cloth African Art fabric From Ghana.

This muti-coloured and highly patterned woven fabric remnant is in traditional designs of the Ashanti People.

The designs are woven by hand in narrow strips approximately 4" wide, the colours and designs chosen have symbolic meanings.

Black----maturation, aging, intensified spiritual energy

Blue------peacefulness, harmony, good fortune, love

Gold-----royalty, wealth, spiritual purity

Green----vegetation, planting, harvesting, growth, good health

Grey-----healing and cleansing rituals; associated with ash

Maroon--the color of mother earth; associated with healing and protection from evil

Pink-----associated with the female essence of life; calmness, sweetness, tenderness

Red------political and spiritual associations; bloodshed; sacrificial rites and death

Silver----serenity, purity, joy; associated with the moon

White---purification, sanctification rites, healing

Yellow---preciousness, royalty, wealth, fertility (yolk of an egg)

This remnant measures 16" wide (composed of 4 x 4" strips machine stitched together) and 2 yards long approximately and is in good condition.

The fibre is cotton and the fabric is a medium weight similar to a canvas.

The fabric could be used as a table runner, wall hanging or incorporated into a craft project, this fabric is going to attract attention.

Colour:
Multi-coloured
Brand:
Kente Cloth African Art Woven Fabric
Condition:
Used: very good
Pattern/style:
geometric woven yellow green red
Type:
Cotton

Delivery & returns

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This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £8.00

Outside Europe: £15.00

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