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Cloak, late 19th century - early 20th century
Sus, Morocco; Amazigh (Berber)
Goat hair and Wool, H: 63 in, W: 71 1/2 in
Purchase 1927 J. Ackerman Coles Collection  27.105
Not On View
Alternate Title: Cloak (akhnif)

Provenance: Cherif Abd Errhaman el Amrani, Fez, Morocco through Miss Eliza Niblack (buyer), 197 Berkeley Place, Brooklyn, NY, by at least 1927; Newark Museum, purchase, 1927
Exhibition History:
"African Design: Heirs to the Trans-Saharan Trade," Newark Museum (1995)

"Power Dressing: Men's Fashion and Prestige in Africa", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (October 19, 2005 - January 22, 2006); Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York (April 2 - May 28, 2006); Museum of International Folk Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico (December 17, 2006 - February 18, 2007); Memphis Brooks Musum of Art, Memphis, Tennessee (March 19, 2007 - May 20, 2007)