Cylindrical carrying basket made of woven plant fibre with an openwork pattern. The basket has two handles, which are tied together with a length of plant fibre.
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carrier (land transport: human powered); basket (containers)
1 item (description level: whole)
- Broad category
- Anthropology: Ethnography
- Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name: carrier (land transport: human powered); basket (containers)
object name: carrying basket
object name (local): carrier (land transport: human powered)
- Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa, Africa; Zaire, Central Africa, Africa
- Additional place information
made or collected: Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Materials & techniques
- plant fibre; basketry
- Additional material & technique information
material: plant fibre (overall)
technique: basketry (overall)
- overall: 254 x 215.9 mm
- Additional measurement information
overall: 254 x 215.9 mm
- Related subjects
object name: carriers (land transport: human powered)
object name: baskets (containers)
- Record created 2000-01-22
- Record last updated 2017-03-30
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