African Mali Fulani wedding blanket (270 x 125cm)

£ 260.00

270 x 125cm = 8ft 9" x 4ft 1"

Mali / Niger Fulhani light weigh wedding blanket woven in hand-spun cotton and wool. Made in 5 joined sections. The Fulhani peoples are said to be of Berber origin and a significant section of whom inhabit the Timbuktu region.

Made in a hand spun wool and a very soft cotton in 5 narrow loom vertical sections.

• First half 20th cent

Ref 15546


Collections: Flatweaves / Kilims