Basket

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
40589
Item name
Basket 
Category
Container
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > East New Britain Province > Rabaul District > Rabaul
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Collector
Ms Kathleen Carman 
Acquisition date
April 17, 2012 
Acquisition method
Donated by Ms Kathleen Carman 
Raw material
Coconut leaf
Dimensions
H: 140 mm W: 460 mm L: D: 90 mm Circum:

Description

Woven coconut leaf basket; ends angle out from narrow plaited base; gap left in weave on each side as handles.

Research notes

Man’s betel bag; bought by Kathleen Carman at Rabaul market c. 1980-82 [Kathleen Carman, 2012].

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