University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:86-20-64
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: North Africa (uncertain)
Nigeria
Culture Area: Hausa-Fulani
Date Made: 20th century
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 20th century
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Leather
Credit Line:Gift of W. Disston Anderson, Class of 42, 1986

Description

Circular wooden plaque or shield covered with embroidered letherwork. Four fringed flaps spaced evenly around edge.


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