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1. Strangers in Their Own Land Strangers in Their Own Land South Africa; Africa; emigration and immigration; social isolation Uzo Egonu 88 (signed lower right)

2. War On Apartheid War On Apartheid The words "War on Apartheid" in a red and white design, with an image of a chain being broken in half. Apartheid was a racist political policy in South Africa which was enacted from 1948-1993 and forced...

3. West African Hat West African Hat textiles; clothing & dress; hats; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; hand weaving -- Africa; West African strip weaving; arts, African; crafts (art genres) Red with green and yellow stripes

4. West African Dark Blue Cloth West African Dark Blue Cloth textiles; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; hand weaving -- Africa; West African strip weaving; arts, African; crafts (art genres) Dark blue blanket or wrapper

5. World War II Era -- African Victory -- On To Berlin -- May 1943 World War II Era -- African Victory -- On To Berlin -- May 1943 After the invasion of North Africa (Operation TORCH), the U.S. Army in late 1942 began a ground offensive against the European Axis. This large mulitary operation was continued until Italy collapsed and...

6. Marka Dafing Blue Men's Weave Marka Dafing Blue Men's Weave textiles; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Soninke (African people) -- material culture; hand weaving -- Burkina Faso; West African strip weaving; arts, African; crafts (art genres) Narrow strips, blue and white warp stripes

7. Mossi Women's Wrapper Mossi Women's Wrapper textiles; clothing & dress; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Mossi (African people) -- material culture; women's clothing -- Burkina Faso; hand weaving; West African strip weaving; arts, African; wrappers (garments); crafts (art genres) White with blue warp stripes

8. Mossi Women's Strip Weave Mossi Women's Strip Weave textiles; clothing & dress; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Mossi (African people) -- material culture; women's clothing -- Burkina Faso; hand weaving; West African strip weaving; arts, African; wrappers (garments); crafts (art genres) Very traditional wrapper made of solid blue strips from the women of Dablo

9. Yoruba Ashoke Shine-Shine Yoruba Ashoke Shine-Shine textiles; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Yoruba (African people) -- material culture; hand weaving -- Nigeria; West African strip weaving; arts, African; crafts (art genres) Brown strips with black and gold shine-shine warp stripes

10. Dafing Plangi Tie Dye Dafing Plangi Tie Dye textiles; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Soninke (African people) -- material culture; tie-dyeing -- Burkina Faso; cotton textiles; arts, African; crafts (art genres) White plangi tie dye circles on dark blue

11. Baule Ikat Wrapper Baule Ikat Wrapper textiles; clothing & dress; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Baule (African people) -- material culture; resist-dyed textiles -- Côte d'Ivoire; hand weaving; West African strip weaving; arts, African; ikat; wrappers (garments); crafts (art genres) Blue and white warp stripes and blue and white ikat

12. Bobo Men's Weave Bobo Men's Weave textiles; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Bobo (African people) -- material culture; West African strip weaving; hand weaving -- Burkina Faso; arts, African; crafts (art genres) Yellow narrow band weave with long black and orange warp stripes and infrequent green and orange weft bands

13. Mossi Plangi Tie Dye Men's Weave Mossi Plangi Tie Dye Men's Weave textiles; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Mossi (African people) -- material culture; tie-dyeing -- Burkina Faso; cotton textiles; hand weaving; arts, African; crafts (art genres) Hand-woven cotton with white hourglass shapes on dark blue

14. Asante Adinkra Dyed Cloth Asante Adinkra Dyed Cloth textiles; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Ashanti (African people) -- material culture; cotton textiles -- Ghana; Adinkra cloth; arts, African; crafts (art genres) Ochre cloth with stamped black adinkra patterns and colored stitching

15. Asante Kente Men's Weave Asante Kente Men's Weave textiles; silk; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Ashanti (African people) -- material culture; hand weaving -- Ghana; West African strip weaving; kente cloth; arts, African; crafts (art genres) Narrow band weave with dark and light blue weft blocks

16. Marka Dafing Women's Wrap Marka Dafing Women's Wrap textiles; clothing & dress; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Soninke (African people) -- material culture; women's clothing -- Burkina Faso; hand weaving; West African strip weaving; arts, African; wrappers (garments); crafts (art genres) Blue and light blue narrow warp stripes

17. Mossi Blanket Mossi Blanket textiles; blankets; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Mossi (African people) -- material culture; hand weaving -- Burkina Faso; West African strip weaving; arts, African; crafts (art genres) White narrow band with short, uneven black weft bands

18. Mossi Chief's Robe Mossi Chief's Robe textiles; clothing & dress; robes; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Mossi (African people) -- material culture; men's clothing -- symbolic aspects -- Burkina Faso; hand weaving; West African strip weaving; ethnic embroidery; arts, African; crafts (art genres) White strips with white hand embroidery

19. Ijaw Pelete-Bite Women's Weave Ijaw Pelete-Bite Women's Weave textiles; clothing & dress; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; Ijo (African people) -- material culture -- Kalibari (African people) -- women's clothing; cotton textiles Cut-thread cloth, broad single heddle, small white diamonds on blue

20. Cape Verdean Panos Cape Verdean Panos textiles; textile fabrics -- Africa, West; hand weaving -- Cape Verde; West African strip weaving; arts, African; crafts (art genres) Blue and white geometric pattern
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