medicine container; basket (containers)

Woven basket ('tinkop') with strap. This basket was used by the healer Sario Langi to store plant medicines that he gathered from the forest. Sario gained his knowledge regarding which plants to use from spirits ('diwata') that appear to him during visualisations. The basket is made from bamboo and was made and inherited from Sario's father. Philippines.

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