Often called "mudcloth". It is created by a unique 'discharge' method on cotton strips woven by men and sewn together on larger cloths. The geometric patterns of this cloth have inspired home decorators and fashion and textile designers around the world.


  • Title: Bokolanfini
  • Creator: Mali
  • Manufacturer: Mali People
  • Location Created: Mali
  • Type: Mud Cloth
  • Photographer: David Beatty
  • Original Source: African Heritage House
  • Rights: African Heritage House
  • Medium: Cotton

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