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Water Scoop

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Native NameChong Long
Phong
Object Number:95-21-27
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Provenience: North Thailand
Date Made: 1900-1953
Early Date: 1949
Late Date: 1953
Section:Asian
Materials:Rattan
Bamboo
Wire
Technique:Basketry
Woven
Credit Line:Gift of Katharine and Mary Anglemyer, 1995

Description

Scoop for moving water in gardens or in paddy fields and for catching fish trapped in paddy fields. Woven bamboo or rattan scoop mounted on long stick. Rim and end reinforced with wooden strut. Wire reinforcements.

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