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woven food cover
  • unknown Hausa-Fulani maker
  • woven food cover, 1980
  • Where object was made: Katsina, Nigeria
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing
  • Object Diameter: 28.5 cm
    Object Diameter: 11 1/4 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0202

Flat round mat of coiled plant fibers. Dark blue center. Concentric rings, of varying widths, in light natural, purple, green and dark blue. Dark blue rim with triangles in light natural, purple and green.