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The Spirited Mosaics of Ghana


© Lillian Sizemore

Fabric Market floor

A broken tile mosaic technique is used to embellish the floor of a market stall in Accra. The floor features a little tree set inside a field of white tiles, adding yet another exciting design layer to the vibrant fabrics they sell. The Ghanaians are masters of display!

Nungua, Ghana, July 2004