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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: 25 cm
    Object Diameter: 9 13/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0204

Round, flat mat. Brown center with concentric rings of black, light natural, black with light natural and brown. Center of mat is a woven rectangle. Brown circle and band each have two black and two light natural triangles. Black border has triangles in light natural, brown and orange.