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Vintage West African Tunic Indigo Cotton

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Hausa Chief’s Robe, known as a Boubou. Hausa is the largest tribal group in Nigeria. Hand embroidery over handwoven fabric made in narrow panels sewn together. Offered by Pat McGann Gallery.    

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  • Condition
    Good.
  • Dimensions

    H 110 in. x W 62 in. x D .01 in.

    H 279.4 cm x W 157.48 cm x D 0.26 mm

  • Seller location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Seller reference number
    T4833w
  • Reference number
    f81191711289206981fs

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