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Cloth is Money: Textiles from the Sahel
Though made between the 1960s and 1980s, the textiles in this exhibition have antecedents that date to the 11th century.
The show illustrates the complex and timeless value of woven cloth from the Sahel, the southern border of the Sahara, by exploring weaving techniques, designs, and symbols in conjunction with the rich trade history and cultural role of textiles in the region. Learn more and check our current Museum hours at: fitchburgartmuseum.org/cloth-is-money
Virtual Exhibition is Free
In-person exhibition: $9 for standard adult ticket, $5 seniors 62+, $5 students ages 13-18 and college students with ID, FREE children 12 and under.
Additional time info:
Virtual exhibition available on demand.
In-person exhibition: October 10, 2020 - June 6, 2021 at 12pm-5pm
185 Elm Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420
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