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ID number:  BIRRC-D0363
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Title / Object name:  Cotton textile
Object type:  Textile
Place made:  S.W. Nigeria
Culture:  Yoruba
Materials:  Cotton
Measurements:  166 (excluding fringes) x 42.5 cm

This long piece has been woven on a single-heddle woman's loom. The warp is striped in brown, yellow, green and pale blue machine-woven yarn with the weft demonstrating similar colours. The ends have been fringed to finish it off. It was presented to the Danford Collection by Sister Evelyn Bellamy in 1968.

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