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woven food cover
  • unknown Hausa-Fulani maker
  • woven food cover, 1982
  • Where object was made: Kano, Nigeria
  • plastic, coiling
  • Object Height/Width: 24 x 22 cm
    Object Height/Width: 9 7/16 x 8 5/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0205

Round mat, made from coiled plastic tubing. Dark blue center with bands of red, yellow, dark blue, white, red, pink and a green rim. Contrasting color used for wrapping stitches. Small red hanging loop.