University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameTakba
Object Number:50-49-1993
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bontoc
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Northern Luzon
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Plant Fiber
Bamboo
Technique:Basketry
Height: 35.5 cm
Length: 24 cm
Width: 19.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Misses Elizabeth H. Metcalf and Sarah S. Metcalf, 1950
Other Number:376 - Other Number

Description

Twillwork, rectangular. Split bamboo foot attached with Malay knots. Shoulder straps and strengthening band at shoulder of braided work. Inwoven border. Basket lip broken and cover missing.


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