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"Tomatoes" or "Pearls" or "Beads" (varied; see title note), Late 20th century
Burkina Faso
Cotton, L: 70 1/2 in, W: 44 3/4 in
Purchase 1995 The Members' Fund  95.26.36
Not On View
Primary Title Notes: The title "tomatoes" is based on the collector's notes. According to Kathleen Bickford, this design is also known as "pearls" or "beads" (personal communication, August 2006).
Provenance: Collected for the museum in Burkina Faso by Janet Miller of Tuscon, Arizona during her trip to Mali, Burkina Faso, and Cote d'Ivoire in 1995
Keywords: Fancy Print, Imiwax, Classic African Textile Design, Factory Printed Textile, Commemorative cloth, Textile