Carrying basket with sloping sides
Humanities Info Card | Updated 3 years ago
Registration Number: F3029
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Stitch Type: Seven-step caning
Collection Date: 1974
Description: A round basket with sloping sides. It has a natural colouration and is made from split bamboo with a willow rim and base.Curator Story
Purchased by June from Kathmandu markets. It is one of a pair of baskets that may be attached to a pole and slung over the shoulders for carrying vegetables and goods to early morning markets.