Photographs © Tim Hamill
IGBO, Ukara Cloth 4 ( actually a deep blue color), 52 x 78", $150, Nigeria
Factory-woven, raffia-tyed and indigo-dyed in northern Igboland, these clotha are worn by Cross River Ekpe Society men as wrappers and are used as wall hangings. Symbols include many different animals.
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