- Registration number
- Item name
- Indigenous name
- Associated cultural group
- Asia > Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Chaiya District
- Raw material
- Plant fibre, bamboo (Bambusa sp.)
- H: 317 mm W: 225 mm L: D: 230 mm Circum:
Round woven bamboo basket, square base with four short legs, tapers up to neck round splayed lip, light brown coloured. Registration number 29660 marked with tag.
'Takra' made by Mr Suen Sakphet [?] of Second Village Lamet Commune. Made from bamboo, costing about 20 baht (80cents), the takra takes about 2 days to make. Used to hold fish, especially when fishing with a sum [?] [Object history file].