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woven food cover
  • unknown Hausa-Fulani maker
  • woven food cover, 1982
  • Where object was made: Kano, Nigeria
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 32.5 x 3 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 12 3/4 x 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0195

Very shallow coiled tray. Light natural colored circle in center. Very wide band of black and brown rings with one light natural ring and seven light natural colored triangles. Light natural band toward edge. Edged in blocks of brown and black.