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Factory Printed Textile | Commemorative Cloth, Mid 20th Century
A. Brunnschweiler Company (ABC)

Lagos, Nigeria, Manchester, England
Cotton, L: 35 1/2 in, W: 46 1/2 in
Gift of B. W. Anderton, 1982  82.33
Not On View
Primary Title Notes: Cloth commemorating the Second World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture Conference held in Nigeria in 1977 (FESTAC '77)
Inscriptions:
Second World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture

Marks:
Real Wax Print 15031

Provenance: One of two samples of cloth that were sent to Anne Spencer, Curator of Ethonology at the Newark Museum, by Mr. B. W. Anderton of Brunnschweiler textile manufacturing company of Manchester, England.
Exhibition History:
In Praise of Heroes: Contemporary African Commemorative Cloth, Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (September 1982 - February 1983)

Keywords: Wax Print, Commemorative design, Festival, Textile