- Registration number
- Item name
- Indigenous name
- Associated cultural group
- Australia > Australia > Queensland > Eastern region > Mackay
- Raw material
- Plant fibre, coconut (Cocos nucifera)
- H: 790 mm W: 250 mm L: D: 120 mm Circum:
Woven coconut leaf basket, narrow plaited base, long plaited handle extending from basket, edge pointed with vertical stems. Registration number 26137 marked with tag and pen.
Obtained from open market stall manned by young a young boy. Only information available was that it was made by descendants of South Sea Islanders in the region and offered to tourists for sale. Cost $5.00 [ref. catalogue card].