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Title

The Africa Quilt

Object Name

Wall Hanging

Maker

Agbage, Roland; Eaton, Polly (Primary maker)

Date Made

2009
2009

Place Made

Nigeria; England
Nigeria
England

Description

Designed with Polly Eaton, this quilt by Roland Agbage depicts the impact of the expolition of Africa's natural resources. As described on Conflict Textiles website, 'The quilt shows us that the abundance of Africa has gone a long way to support the lifestyles of those in the wealthier nations of the world.'

Materials

cotton

Place Collected

Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland

Date Collected

2022
2022

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2023.3.8

Copyright

© Conflict Textiles, Photograph by Martin Melaugh.