Year: 20th century
Medium: Fiber, glass beads, cowries, ochre
Size: 11 1/2 x 16 1/4 in.
Accession Number: 2006.10
Gift of William D. and Norma Canelas Roth
Woman's Beaded Apron
African, Unknown ()
An unmarried Kirdi woman wore this apron made of glass beads. Traditionally these skirts were worn as part of normal apparel but today they may be worn underneath more western style or conservative skirt styles.