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Vintage African Baule Cloth with Indigo and Orange | Indigo Textile Wall Hanging, Tribal textile, Mudcloth Blanket, Indigo Cloth #13

Vintage African Baule Cloth with Indigo and Orange | Indigo Textile Wall Hanging, Tribal textile, Mudcloth Blanket, Indigo Cloth #13

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Overview

  • Vintage item
  • Materials: cotton, natural dye, indigo dye, indigo, hand woven fabric, woven cotton
  • Favorited by: 31 people
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Vintage African Baule Cloth with Indigo, Orange and Turquoise

Vintage West African Indigo Baule Cloth woven with indigo, orange, and turquoise stripes. Handwoven cloth from the Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire) of Africa. These beautiful textiles look fantastic hung on a wall, over a chair, or on the back of a couch. They can also be used to make pillows, as a beach blanket or even as a shawl.

★ details:
this particular piece is woven in orange, green and indigo and has several multi colored embroidered areas in green and red.
★ dimensions:
roughly 42" wide by 56" long
★ condition:
good vintage condition. No stains. There are a few areas where the stitching between the panels is loose. The edges have some fraying. One small hole.
★ washing instructions:
gentle machine or hand wash in cold and hang to dry.

Each piece of vintage African Baule cloth is unique in shade, size, and wear and may have imperfections. These warp ikat pieces are created by dying thread using indigo and other colors before the weaving process. Tie dyed threads are used to create the feathered patterns. The cotton threads are tightly woven into long strips that are then sewn together to create a large piece of cloth. Embroidered areas were sometimes added for embellishment. These textiles would have traditionally been worn as a wrapper and would have been repaired over and over again.

I strive to find textiles with the best color, patterns, weight, and hand feel. Sometimes there may be small holes or mended areas (which I have noted under "condition" above). These imperfections show the history of each piece and add to the unique beauty and charm.

FOLLOW ME ON INSTAGRAM FOR DAILY UPDATES AND SALES ---> @territoryhomegoods
Vintage African Baule Cloth with Indigo, Orange and Turquoise

Vintage West African Indigo Baule Cloth woven with indigo, orange, and turquoise stripes. Handwoven cloth from the Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire) of Africa. These beautiful textiles look fantastic hung on a wall, over a chair, or on the back of a couch. They can also be used to make pillows, as a beach blanket or even as a shawl.

★ details:
this particular piece is woven in orange, green and indigo and has several multi colored embroidered areas in green and red.
★ dimensions:
roughly 42" wide by 56" long
★ condition:
good vintage condition. No stains. There are a few areas where the stitching between the panels is loose. The edges have some fraying. One small hole.
★ washing instructions:
gentle machine or hand wash in cold and hang to dry.

Each piece of vintage African Baule cloth is unique in shade, size, and wear and may have imperfections. These warp ikat pieces are created by dying thread using indigo and other colors before the weaving process. Tie dyed threads are used to create the feathered patterns. The cotton threads are tightly woven into long strips that are then sewn together to create a large piece of cloth. Embroidered areas were sometimes added for embellishment. These textiles would have traditionally been worn as a wrapper and would have been repaired over and over again.

I strive to find textiles with the best color, patterns, weight, and hand feel. Sometimes there may be small holes or mended areas (which I have noted under "condition" above). These imperfections show the history of each piece and add to the unique beauty and charm.

FOLLOW ME ON INSTAGRAM FOR DAILY UPDATES AND SALES ---> @territoryhomegoods

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