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Creator Nationality: African; Central African; Fulani
Creator Dates/Places: Niger (Bororo, Wodaabe)
Creator Name-CRT: Fulani people
Title: Textile Tunic (Bororo)
View: Principal view
Creation Start Date: 1900
Creation End Date: 1999
Creation Date: 20th century
Creation Place: Fulani
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Materials and Techniques: Cotton
Dimensions: L. 45 3/4 in. (116.2 cm)
Description: This narrow rectangular tunic, open at the sides, is formed of thin strips of indigo-dyed cotton. The body and sleeves are embroidered with rectangles of various curvilinear multicolor designs.
AMICA Contributor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: New York, New York
ID Number: 1993.37
Credit Line: Purchase, Noah-Sadie K. Wachtel Foundation Inc. Gift, 1993
Copyright: Copyright ? 2002 The Metropolitan Museum of Art . All rights reserved.
AMICA ID: MMA_.1993.37
AMICA Library Year: 2002
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Copyright (c) 2002 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. All Rights Reserved
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