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woven food cover
  • Hausa-Fulani peoples
  • woven food cover, 1982
  • Where object was made: Yola, Nigeria
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1.5 x 16 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9/16 x 6 1/4 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0213
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Round, slightly concave basket. Light natural center with wide bands of black, brown and light natural, separated by thin bands of green. Edged with blocks of green, brown, yellow and light natural.