Burden Basket


From: Brazil

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 2011-10-7
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Apalai
Provenience Brazil
Culture Area Amazonia
Section American
Materials Plant Fiber

Tall basket with wide circular opening at tip with braided rope interwined around rim connected to base of basket creating 2 handles/straps. 6 pointed star design weaved at base of basket

Height 50 cm
Outside Diameter 35 cm
Credit Line Gift of Dr. Ruben E. Reina, 2011

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