The Penn Museum is temporarily closed to the public due to COVID-19. Learn more.
logo

Basket

Image is Not Available
Object Number:92-1-353
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Upper Burma
Date Made: 18th Century - 1992
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1992
Section:Asian
Materials:Wicker
Bamboo
Basketry
Technique:Basketry
Basketry
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1992

Description

Basket used as dust cover over drinking water pot. Cone shaped basket. Loop on either side of rim. Rim wide piece of bamboo or wood. Found in fumigation chamber with Joyce White's ethnographic Thai collection 82-7 series but Joyce does not believe it is part of her collection.

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org