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Object Number:
55-17-258
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Tiwi
Narrinyeri (uncertain)
Provenience:
Australia
Northern Australia
Melville Island
Date Made:
1954
Early Date:
1954
Late Date:
1954
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Pandanus
Technique:
Coiled
Description:
Made in imitation of mainland basket techniques. Meville Islanders did not weave baskets of pandanus aboriginally. Coiled; flairing
Height:
16.5cm
Width:
26cm
Outside Diamater:
26cm
Credit Line:
National Geographic - University Museum Expedition, Jane C. Goodale

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