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Miniature

Fish Basket

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Native NameSum Plaa
Object Number:95-21-26
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Provenience: North Thailand
Date Made: 1900-1953
Early Date: 1949
Late Date: 1953
Section:Asian
Materials:Rattan
Bamboo
Technique:Basketry
Woven
Credit Line:Gift of Katharine and Mary Anglemyer, 1995

Description

Miniature cylindrical basketry tube with opening at both ends. Wider end with pointed ends and smaller end with rim. Used to trap fish along banks of canals or ponds.

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