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Quilt with long black strip on children’s bed

Ms. Catherine made the quilt on the children’s bed. The long black strip reflects the African preference for such design. In West Africa, cloth is made by weaving long narrow strips and sewing them together.

Photo 1999.


Quilt with long
              black strip on children’s bed

Copyright Amelia Wallace Vernon. All rights reserved, 1999.