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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 18 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9/16 x 7 1/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0212

Round, slightly concave basket. Brown center with wide bands of black, light nautral and black, separated by thin bands of green and light natural. Edged with blocks of brown, yellow, green and light brown.