University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKlawng Khaaw
Object Number: 82-7-197
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Thai
Isaan
Provenience: Thailand
Ubon
Date Made: 1900-1981
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1981
Section:Asian
Materials:Bamboo
Height: 34cm
Width: 28.5cm
Outside Diameter:25cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1981
Other Number094 - Other Number

Description

The basket has a square bottom that becomes circular as it moves upwards. It rests on a connected wooden base made up of two straight pieces of wood that connect at the midpoints in a right angle. The lid is woven out of a wider grade of bamboo strips and encircled by a bamboo strip.


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