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A King and His Cloth: Asantehene Agyeman Prempeh I

January 29, 1997 – March 23, 1997

African Art Museum
950 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC

Location: Point of View Gallery, Sublevel 1

This exhibition features the 7x10' "adinkra" cloth owned by Asantehene Agyeman Prempeh I, king of Asante in Ghana from 1888 to 1896. Historical photographs focus on Prempeh's life and times.

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