Queen Sarraounia

Sarraounia was a chief of the Hausa group (of Niger). While most chiefs in Niger submitted to french power, Sarraounia  mobilized her people to fight french forces in the Battle of Lougou. She engaged the attackers in a  guerrilla battle which eventually forced the French to abandon their project of subduing her.  

  • Wrap Measures ~ 72 x 22

  • Wrap material : wax cotton | tie dye

     

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