A King and His Cloth: Asantehene Agyeman Prempeh I

January 29, 1997 – March 23, 1997

National Museum of African Art
950 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC

Point of View Gallery, Sublevel 1 Floor Plan

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.

Interactive video