Lidded basket

Description
Acquired by Thistleton Dyer, 1880.

Vegetable Substance Register, C1880/2388 notes “East India Museum” as source and adds “Palmyra palm”.
Accession Loan No.
VS2288
Collection Class
Containers
Common Name
lidded basket
Simple Name
basket
Full Name
lidded basket
Dimensions
whole length 158 mm; whole width 152 mm; whole height 115 mm
Production Year High
1880
Production Country
Sri Lanka
Production Area Region
South-East Asia
Production Continent
Asia
Family Group

Material
vegetable fibre (Palmyra palm leaf Borassus flabellifornis)
Collection Continent
Asia

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