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Creator Nationality: African; Central African; Fulani
Creator Dates/Places: Mali, western Sudan
Creator Name-CRT: Fulani people
Title: Textile Blanket (Khasa)
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: wool
Dimensions: L. 99 in. (251.5 cm)
Description: This strip-woven woolen cloth is composed of eight narrow bands. The weft floats are woven to form a pattern of lozenges, triangles, chevrons, lines, and spots.
AMICA Contributor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: New York, New York
ID Number: 1997.446.3
Credit Line: Gift of Labelle Poussin, 1997
Copyright: Copyright ? 2002 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. All rights reserved.
AMICA ID: MMA_.1997.446.3
AMICA Library Year: 2002
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Copyright (c) 2002 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. All Rights Reserved
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