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woven food cover
  • unknown Hausa-Fulani maker
  • woven food cover, 1982
  • Where object was made: Gombe, Nigeria
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1 x 27.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3/8 x 10 13/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0210

Round, nearly flat coiled mat. Black center with bands of black, light natural and purple. Rim has blocks of light natural and purple triangles.