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Registration number
26044
Item name
Container 
Category
Container
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Eric Roser  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > South east Queensland > Dayboro
Map
Collector
Dr Peter K. Lauer 
Acquisition date
August 01, 1988 
Acquisition method
by Mr Eric Roser 
Raw material
Body/handle - cabbage palm leaf; skewers - mountain ash
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Palm leaf
food container, bound at ends with cord

object is oblong shaped with a curved base. The palm frond has been gathered at both ends - one end having 4 folds, the other end 6 folds. Length 37.3cm, width 32.5cm, height 19.8cm.

Research notes

Sample of materials & tools used for making such a container included at 26039 to 26043.

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