Public Face of Islam in Kumasi

By Gracia Clark

Elders in Robes

Elders in Robes
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The traditional three-piece suit, worn here with long turbans wrapped to cover the neck. The turbans of white cotton or colored lace show each elder's position at court.

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Elders in Robes
Elders in Robes
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Courtesy of Ata Muhammed
Creator: Muhammed, Ata
Description: The traditional three-piece suit, worn here with long turbans wrapped to cover the neck. The turbans of white cotton or colored lace show each elder's position at court.
Date: 2011
Date Range: 2010-2019
Location: Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana
Format: Image/jpeg
Rights Management: For educational use only.
Contributing Institution: Ata Muhammed; Gracia Clark; MATRIX: Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences at Michigan State University
Digitizer: Ata Muhammed

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