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Woman's Apron (mapoto)
Woman's Apron (mapoto)
Date:
mid 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Goat Skin, Glass Seed Beads, Cotton, Sinew, Bast; Beadwork (couching)
Dimensions:
48.3 x 49.5 x 1.3 cm (19.5 x 19.25 1/2 x 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Ndbele
Accession Number:
2008.49.2
Acquisition Date:
2008-10-23
Credit Line:

Diane and Sandy Besser Collection, Santa Fe, New Mexico

hide - goat; glass - seed beads; fiber - cotton, sinew, bast; pigment - charcoal

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