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1950

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1962

  • We acquired this object.

  • Work on this object ended.

2015

2022

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Yarns (Nigeria)

This is a Yarns. It is dated mid- 20th century and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is cotton and its technique is wrapped and tied in preparation for dyeing. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Estate of Mary Kirby. It is credited Gift of the Estate of Mary Kirby.

Cite this object as

Yarns (Nigeria); cotton; Gift of the Estate of Mary Kirby; 1962-117-5

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