Hausa Embroidered Trousers


AGB179 – Hausa embroidered trousers

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Time to put your big boy pants on ? These big boys measure an impressive 172 inches (436 cm) at the waist. Tied with a draw string and worn under a flowing embroidered robe (as shown in the next post), they literally as well as metaphorically made the wearer a “Big Man.” Hausa trousers from early C20th, northern Nigeria, hand embroidered silk on trade cloth. In excellent condition. Measures 86 inches width, 43 length, 218 cm x 109.

All items on this site are vintage. That means that they may have a few small marks or blemishes consistent with use. We will try to highlight any significant issues in the description above but in the event you are not happy with your purchase please notify us within 48 hours of receipt and you may return it for a full refund (excluding return shipping costs.)