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Factory printed cloth

Maker
Undetermined artist
Type
Costume and Textile
Medium
Cotton
Dimensions
H x W: 114.3 × 535.3 cm (45 × 210 3/4 in.)
Credit Line
Gift of The Robbins Center for Cross Cultural Communication in memory of Warren M. Robbins
Object number
2014-32-25
Description
Factory print cloth with oval wreath framed images of the President of Cameroon Paul Biya against a purple background with banners “S.E. Paul Biya, President National, DU RDPC, Chef De L’etat” and “Rassemblement Democratique Du Peuple Camerounais, Cameroon People’s Democratic Movement” Smaller wreath framed graphics of hands holding a flame surrounded by the abbreviations “OJRDPC, YCPDM”.
Provenance
Nancy Work, Besthda, Maryland, -- to 1998
Robbins Center for Cross Cultural Communication, Washington D.C., 1998 to 2014
Data Source
National Museum of African Art
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Geography
Cameroon