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Kente - Woven Ceremonial Cloths Of Ghana
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Anonymous

The weaving technique seems similar to European bound weave and tapestry weaving. I find it strange and frustrating that there is so much detailed information available about European loom weaving and practically nothing about the African equivalent. Thank you very much for this video Janet.

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Janet Cehegin

Filming the durbar was one of the first times I filmed without permission or invitation and ended with the proverbial soldiers hand covering my lens! But I was so determined to get pictures of kente actually being worn I took the risk and was glad I did. It does explain the rather shaky ...Read more