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Basket

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Object Number:89-13-190B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai (uncertain)
Shan (uncertain)
Provenience: Thailand (uncertain)
Burma (uncertain)
Date Made: 18th Century - 1989
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1989
Section:Asian
Materials:Basketry
Technique:Basketry
Basketry
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Lyons, Keeper of the Asian Collections, University Museum, 1989

Description

Plaited square box-shaped basket with lid which slips over part of the side of bottom part of basket. Light golden color. Top and bottom of basket each have a pair of crisscrossing support on the outside of the basket with the tips of the "sticks" tucked into the inside. Storage container. B = lid; A = basket.

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