Bamboo cylinder

Basket

Humanities Info Card | Updated 3 years ago

Registration Number: F3014

Location: Thimpu, Bhutan

Stitch Type: Twill plaiting

Collection Date: 1974

Description: An open top basket with plaited weaving in split bamboo. It features a purple, blue and natural coloured design.

Curator Story

 

This stitch and coloration are a popular design in Bhutan basketry.