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Basket, tego

Museum number:
9-23116
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090023116
Accession number:
Acc.4789
Object count:
1
Description:
Unfinished basket. Base of a basket in the process of being completed.
Donor:
Dai Williams, Estate of Karin Nelson, and Karin Nelson
Collection place:
Kutsuki village, Takashima City, Shiga Prefecture
Culture or time period:
Japanese
Maker or artist:
Okamoto-san
Collector:
Dai Williams
Collection date:
May 1, 1997
Materials:
Linden (linden bast, weft) and Rice straw (warp)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.2 Gathering and 8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
March 20, 2012
Department:
Asia (except western Russia)
Dimensions:
whole— width 7 inches, whole— depth 3.75 inches, and whole— height 18.5 inches
Comment:
Probably half size, according to associated tag.
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