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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: 2.5 x 17.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 x 6 7/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0218
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Small round woven mat. Black center, wide band in brown, then another in black. Thin bands of green and light natural between. Edged with color blocks in green, brown and yellow.