Weavers, wide-width loom, Minjibir

From Textile Ascendancies: Aesthetics, Production, and Trade in Northern Nigeria by Elisha P. Renne and Salihu Maiwada, Editors

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  • Weavers in Gidan Gabas, near Minjibir, using mudukare looms to produce warp-striped, wide-width textiles in patterns associated with older Hausa handwoven textiles. Both older and younger men are involved in handweaving in this area, 11 February 2018, Gidan Gabas (photograph by Ashiru Abdullahi).