- Registration number
- Item name
- Indigenous name
- Associated cultural group
- Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Autonomous Region of Bougainville (North Solomons Province) > North Bougainville > Buka Island
- Raw material
- plant fibre, fern (Lygodium sp.)
- H: 235 mm W: 590 mm L: D: 365 mm Circum:
Oval coiled fern stem basket with flat base, rigid coiled handle attached on inside of opposite raised sides, plaited edges on body and handle, yellow plastic mat on base. Registration number 40451 marked with tag.
Traditionally buka baskets are woven from fern stems from the genus Lygodium.