The stole has a black background, red, gold & green stripes, and letters/symbols in gold. The Ashanti Stool symbol represents Royalty, the Diamond (neck area) represents Wealth and Riches, and the Key represents the Key of Success. "LEAD SCHOLARS" is woven on both sides. The stole is approximately 72 in. x 4.5 in. Individually handwoven in Ghana, West Africa.