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  • unknown Hausa-Fulani maker
  • plate, 1980
  • Where object was made: Kano, Nigeria
  • enamel, metal
  • Object Height/Diameter: 2.5 x 18 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 x 7 1/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0183

Metal plate with enamel coating. The interior of the plate is decorated with a flower that has a circular yellow center with red and blue details. Outside of that are long red petals on a dark blue field. The outside edge is red and the exterior bottom is white.