Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sirwal tika (men's underwear)
  • unknown Hawazma maker
  • sirwal tika (men's underwear), 1983–1984
  • Where object was made: Kadugli, Kurdufān (present-day Southern Kordofan), Sudan
  • cotton
  • Object Length/Width: 90.5 x 76.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 35 5/8 x 30 1/8 in
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0876

These white cotton drawstring pants have a deep, gussetted rise and baggy thighs which taper at the ends of the pant legs.