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Spool

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Native NameKwak
Object Number:82-7-205
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Isaan
Provenience: Thailand
Udon Thani
Ban Dong Yen
Date Made: 1900-1981
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1981
Section:Asian
Materials:Rattan
Bamboo
Technique:Basketry
Height: 21 cm
Length: 50 cm
Width: 23 cm
Outside Diameter:18 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1981
Other Number:125 - Other Number

Description

A loosely woven body with a slight hour glass shape. The neck tightens up in both weave and dimension and spreads dimensionally to the lip. The closed end is rounded over and the spool stands on the lip. The closed end is finished off by a small piece of bamboo shaped with a hole in the center which is tied down to the basket with reeds.

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