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Registration number
29661
Item name
Basket 
Category
Container
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Asia > Thailand
Map
Collector
Ms Kay O'Connor 
Acquisition date
 
Acquisition method
Donated by Ms Kay O'Connor 
Raw material
bamboo
Dimensions
H: 150 mm W: 260 mm L: D: 320 mm Circum:

Description

Bamboo scoop with rounded 'handle' end; extends outward to an almost flat surface; edges reinforced with larger pieces of bamboo. Registration number 29661 marked with tag.

Research notes

Bamboo scoop would usually take over a day to make. It had a variety of uses such as taking Chinese noodles out of boiling water [O'Connor source file].

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