Hand-woven Ethiopian rugs on sale
These rugs feature the imperial lion, linked to Emperor Haile Selassie and his ruling circle. Ironically, a few months after this picture was taken, the Emperor was deposed by the military and imperial symbols of this sort largely disappeared
Welch, Claude Emerson
State University of New York at Buffalo
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Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
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Welch, Claude Emerson, “Hand-woven Ethiopian rugs on sale,” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed March 19, 2018, https://ubdigit.buffalo.edu/items/show/89857.