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Table

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Object Number:66-33-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Africa
West Africa
Nigeria
Lagos
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Wood
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Ralph Stephens, 1966

Description

Round table, natural colored; ridge around top edge of table curves outward. Weave of top surface forms a cubic optical illusion pattern and is woven in wide strips. The top is supported by a thick strip bent into curves in simple maeander, which is lashed to top, base, and to a median strip parallel to the base. Kept for its value on "games" nights.

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