Cap composed of six pieces of hand woven bleached white cotton hand sewn together and decorated with dyed blue cotton supplementary weft. This is used to create individual panels decorated with three isolated shapes composed of diamonds, triangles and crosses.

An00608561 001 l

Thing

Made Of
cotton
Type of Thing
cap
Techniques
dyed, sewn, supplementary weft

Place

Found In
The Gambia, Sénégal

Time

Acquired In
1934

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