Visual display of the Mwaka

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  2. Panel detail
  3. Border detail

Mwaka

  • Kanga cloth featuring the portrait of Tanzanian President Julius Nyerere bordered by an alternating pattern of the Tanzanian flag and a floral print. Text: Majonzi tunayo Tanzania. Translation: Tanzania is grieving.
  • Text at selvage edge reads: Art 9 Oct.801 Tanzania - Mali ya KTM

Details

Other title
  • Cloth commemorating the life of Tanzanian President Julius Nyerere
Publisher
  • Dar es Salaam, Tanzania : Karibu Textile Mills, Ltd.
Language
  • Swahili
Collection
Description of Originals
  • Cotton
  • 5.5 feet by 3 feet
Subjects
Source
Commemorative Fabrics from Africa
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