University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:89-13-189E
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
Technique:Basketry
Basketry
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Lyons, Keeper of the Asian Collections, University Museum, 1989

Description

Part of a set of three lidded storage baskets. Plaited square box-shaped baskets with lids which slip over part of the side of bottom part of each basket. Light golden color. The top and bottom of the large and medium sized baskets each have a pair of crisscrossing support on the outside of the basket with the tips of the "sticks" tucked into the inside. E= Small basket.


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