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Drinking Gourd

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Native NameBang Naam
Object Number:82-7-228
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Isaan
Provenience: Thailand
Udon Thani
Baan Bun Mii
Date Made: 1900-1981
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1981
Section:Asian
Materials:Gourd
Rope
Height: 57 cm
Width: 18 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1981
Other Number:217 - Other Number

Description

Hollow inside, rounded bottom. Rope tied around its neck. Opening at top rounds out and then gets thinner about 1/3 of way down, then starts getting bigger again. Used for holding drinking water in the fields.

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