carrier (land transport: human powered)

Ceremonial carrying basket with boar's tusks and bead decoration. There are two carrying bands, one woven with patterning in supplementary weft, probably worn over the shoulder, and the other a basketry strap, probably worn over the forehead. A pair of twined bands are attached to the outer surface of the basket, decorated with beads and hanging from a safety pin at the base of the basket.
label: old exhibition label, blue with black type

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