Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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men's shawl
  • unknown Hawazma maker
  • men's shawl, 1983–1984
  • Where object was made: Dilling, Kurdufān (present-day Southern Kordofan), Sudan
  • cotton, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 222 x 62 cm
    Object Length/Width: 87 3/8 x 24 3/8 in
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0867

This long rectangular off-white shawl has three sets of thin paired blue lines on either end.

It was made from Sudanese cotton and manufactured in Khartoum.