container (containers)

Cylindrical container made of bamboo. The container and the lid are held in place by a drawstring which passes through wooden loops in the lid. The string is also attached to bands of woven plant fibre around the body and lid of the container, which means the lid cannot be separated from the main body. The bands are decorated with beige chevrons on a dark background. The container is stained red.

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