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shirt with mat design
  • Hausa-Fulani peoples
  • shirt with mat design, 1980
  • Where object was made: Kano, Nigeria
  • cotton, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width: 61 x 60 cm
    Object Height/Width: 24 x 23 5/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0238.01
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Description

A set of clothing made from cloth decorated with a stylized weaving pattern. The cloth has wide bands of red, black and yellow rows in a jagged design. The alternating row is the same jagged design in black and white with yellow and blue added near the edges.

2011.0238.01: v-neck top with one pocket on proper right front, near bottom. The woven pattern is at an angle. Short sleeves.