basket (containers)

A wrapped work basket, see Radcliffe-Brown p.462. Twelve lengths of cane laid across one another in groups of three have been bent into a U shaped cone. The ends have been bound to another length of cane which forms the rim of the basket. Between each length is a thinner strip of cane which supports the basket. A thin strip of cane is wrapped horizontally around each strut forming the mesh of the basket.

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