Palm leaf box
Humanities Info Card | Updated 3 years ago
Registration Number: F3012
Location: Myanmar (Burma)
Stitch Type: Diagonal Plaiting
Collection Date: 1950s
Description: A palm leaf, rectangular basket complete with a removable lid. The lid slides on to cover most sides. It features a black, tan and natural design. While the lid is produced from diagonal plaiting, the box has plain plaiting weave.Curator Story
June notes that this particular basket was brought from Burma by a Roman-Catholic nun who had lived there in the early 1950s before immigrating to Perth. It was passed on to June in 1968.