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woven food cover
  • Hausa-Fulani peoples
  • woven food cover, 1982
  • Where object was made: Kano, Nigeria
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1.5 x 30.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9/16 x 12 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0198
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Description

Nearly flat coiled mat. Light natural field color. Small black circle in center. Band of black and light natural blocks alternating with solid brown blocks. Brown rim.

Reverse is roughly finished.