Fly Whisk

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Date:Not Recorded

Description:This is a fly switch from the Haussa people of West Africa. It is made of black animal hair, attached to a brown leather handle with strap. The handle is decorated with an interlaced pattern. The animal hair is from the tail of a cow or hartebeaste.


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Donor ref:LEAMG : M3042.1962 (60/12603)

Source: Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum

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