Wedding Blanket (khasa)

The nomadic pastoral peoples of the West African sahel, including the Peul and Fulani, weave blankets and furnishing textiles made of wool. The blankets serve as a barrier from the […]


The Dogon people of Mali have one of the oldest traditions of weaving in all of sub-Saharan Africa. Remnants of ancient textiles have been found in burial caves in the […]