Hausa Cap

Unidentified Hausa maker



Embroidered cloth

Overall: 9 13/16 × 6 11/16 in. (25 × 17 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Museum Purchase



Place Made: Kano, Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa


20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Headwear

Research Area


Textiles and Costumes

Not on view

Exhibition History

African Textiles, History 12, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 30-April 23, 1993.


Purchased by Stewart G. Rosenblum, Class of 1970, for the Dartmouth College Museum, 1970.

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