Artist Fante, African
  • Asafo Flag
Date early 20th century
Medium Cotton fabric
Dimensions Overall: 68 1/4 × 34 inches (173.4 × 86.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. Nii O. Quarcoopome
Accession Number 2002.190
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Dr. Nii O. Quarcoopome (Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA);
2003-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Quarcoopome, Nii. “Akan Ceremonial Cloths, Costumes, and Flags.” Bulletin of the DIA 91, 1/4 (2017): p. 69 (fig. 3.23).