Basket

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
25962
Item name
Basket 
Category
Container
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Autonomous Region of Bougainville (North Solomons Province) > North Bougainville > Buka Island
Map
Collector
Ms Noela Clare Deutscher 
Acquisition date
January 13, 1987 
Acquisition method
Donated by Ms Noela Clare Deutscher 
Raw material
Plant fibre
Dimensions
H: 317 mm W: 280 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Round bulbous coiled basket with flat base, rigid bound handle, circular lid with handle and darker fibre incorporated forming triangles from the base. Registration number 25962 marked with tag.

Research notes

This object is part of a large group of items that were collected and bought from various sources from 1977 to 1986 by Noela Clare Deutscher, a Senior Lecturer in History, in the Department of External Studies.

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