African Mali Fulani blanket (260 x 141cm)


260 x 141 cm  //  8ft 6" x 4ft 8"

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 a significant section of which 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. 15547

Collections: Flatweaves / Kilims