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woven food cover
  • unknown Hausa-Fulani maker
  • woven food cover, 1982
  • Where object was made: Yola, Nigeria
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1.5 x 20.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9/16 x 8 1/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0211

Round, very slightly concave basket. Purple center with wide bands of black, purple and black, separated by thin bands of light natural and green. Edged with green.