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Native NameKrabung
กะบุง
Object Number:82-7-28
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Isaan
Thai
Provenience: Northeast Thailand
Date Made: 1900-1981
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1981
Section:Asian
Materials:Rattan
Bamboo
Basketry
Technique:Basketry
Woven
Height: 27 cm
Length: 37 cm
Width: 33 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1981
Other Number:056 - Other Number

Description

Woven bamboo (ไม้ไผ่บ้าน) handle-less rattan (หวาย) basket. Has four corners at the bottom with a little wooden "leg" at each corner. The lower half is woven of bamboo of about one cm width. The upper half is woven with narrow bamboo. A "t" string is used for shoulder carrying. There are little eyelets on each side of the basket.


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