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Bell-shaped woven grass fan with green, purple, brown and light brown patterning distinctive of a particular tribe. Grass binding wiht red and salmon yarns.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

West African,

Object Place

Dimensions

23 x 31.5 cm (9 1/16 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.471

Medium or Technique

Woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes