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Name/Title Basket
Classification Basket/Containers/07 Distribution & Transportation Artifacts/Nomenclature
Department Ethnology
Brief Description Wicker worked basket. Round with fitted lid and a hard handle. Large raffia flowers decorate the basket and lid. Raffia work is green, red, black, yellow, brown. Bottom of basket decorated with large star shaped length of raffia in red and yellow. The lid has a central "knob" lid attached to rim of basket by a length of twine.
Measurements 195mm height
365mm diameter
Media/Materials Wicker worked basket
Production Place Niue
Generic Origin Polynesian/Oceania
Collection Ethnology
Accession Date 1972
Credit Line Collection Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
Accession No 1972/118/58
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