University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Native NameTakraa
Object Number:96-14-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Provenience: Thailand
Ban Lum Khao
Date Made: 1992-1993
Early Date: 1992
Late Date: 1993
Section:Asian
Materials:Bamboo
Plastic
Wire
Technique:Basketry
Woven
Credit Line:Thai Ethnographic Project; Jennifer Lane White (Asian Section Keeper), 1996

Description

Basket typical of Khorat style multi-purpose baskets. Curved handle of three pieces of wood wrapped with yellow and orange plastic binding and with white plastic strips braided on top of handle area. Wide round rim reinforced with wood framework and wire. Square bottom with wooden stand reinforced with wire.


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