Africa | Woman's wrapper from the Nupe people of Nigeria | 20th century | Cotton; indigo || @Duncan Clarke usefully added "A very strange cloth that most probably is not Nupe and may be from one of the ethnic groups in northern Benin Republic where I have seen similar but less complex pieces. "
My Dad, James Lawrence Clarke, First Trombone. He played in the Kilties from the late '40s till the late '90s. He was awarded a plaque for his years of service and proudly wore his "Life" Kiltie pin in his lapel.
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Wayne Davis of Trinidad and Tobago, Lawrence Clarke of Great Britain and Joao Carlos Almeida of Portugal compete in the Men's 110m Hurdles Round 1 Heats on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on Aug. 7, 2012. Credit: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images