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Collector:
James D. Allen  Search this
Donor Name:
James D. Allen  Search this
Unknown - Object:
26.5 cm
27 cm
Culture:
Swahili  Search this
Object Type:
Handkerchief
Place:
Lamu Island, Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
1 Oct 1989
Collection Date:
Late 1970's
Notes:
ORANGE COTTON CLOTH WITH IMPORTED COTTON EMBROIDERY THREAD. TRIMMED IN BLUE, W/BLUE LETTERS, BLUE FLOWER IN RIGHT CORNER, LETTERS AS FOLLOWS. UK:PAL:WASLLB:NIMMINIKLITA (IF YOU LET ME HAVE SOMEWHERE TO WAIT) (I WAIT I'M THE ONE WHO IS GOING TO MEET YOU).
Record Last Modified:
28 Nov 2014
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
370644
USNM Number:
E424500-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d78ea181-55b3-4a02-b0c6-0d64dd0f5a1f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8457615