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"A Cloth of Honor" by Okon Akpan Abuje

February 6, 1991 – May 5, 1991

Museum: African Art Museum

Location: African Art, Sublevel 1

The shrine cloth (12 ft. high, 5 ft. wide) features an applique panel depicting the deceased, his wife, and his daughter.