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Catalog Number 3691
Object Name Basket
Description blackened by burying in mud; red native vegetable dye; coiled; the top is red and black alternating circles, then a band of two opposing yellow panels and two opposing red panels; all panels contain a black lineal design; the bottom reflects the top; elements dyed as follows: black- by burying in mud, natural-undyed, red-native vegetable dye, yellow-unknown
Culture Hausa
Place of Origin Africa; Nigeria