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Storage Basket

Object Number:A203A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: India
Naga Hills
Section:Asian
Materials:Bamboo
Rattan
Basketry
Technique:Basketry
Credit Line:Gift of William Henry Furness 3rd, Hiram M. Hiller, and Alfred Craven Harrison Jr., 1900

Description

Kutsu. Entire inside is twillwork. Outside is of erect checkerwork. Base of split bamboo hoop and reinforcing near top, also bamboo hoop, are attached with Valay knots. Carrying loops of rattan wrapped around a rattan core. Broken.

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