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Artifact Identification Robe   (2013.05.0428)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Clothing
  4. :
  5. Main Garments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Hausa

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 185 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 139 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 1286 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Textile
Manufacturing Processes Textile--Hand Sewn, Textile--Machine Sewn, Textile--Embroidered
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

See also Artifact Records: 2013.05.0381, 2013.05.0382, 2013.05.0417.


Douny, Laurence. "Silk-embroidered garments as transformative processes: layering, inscribing and displaying Hausa material identities." Journal of Material Culture 2011, 16(4), p. 401. Lamb, Venice and Judy Holmes. Nigerian Weaving. Roxford, England: H.A. & V.M. Lamb, 1980.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Lynn and Michael Noel Collection
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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