- Registration number
- Item name
- Acquisition date
- January 01, 1950
- Acquisition method
- Foundation Donation from Unrecorded
- Raw material
- Plant fibre
- H: 125 mm W: 245 mm L: D: 35 mm Circum:
Rectangular plant fibre basket made in two parts, one fitting over the other. The same weave alternates vertically and horizontally forming horizontal bands; both parts have two horizontal bands on each side formed by a darker plant fibre; the upper part has a dark band across the curved edge; the lower part is filled with plant fibre padding. Edges are plaited. Registration number 966 marked with pen.
The Foundation Donation comprises the items from L. P. Winterbotham's personal collection, which were donated to the University of Queensland in 1948 and form the basis of the Anthropology Museum.