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Iban dowry basket from Borneo #6 (BSK006)

A very fine Iban traditional wedding basket from Undup,Sarawak, Borneo Island. This double weaved basket is made of twilled rattan and dyed with natural dyes that made from the Tarum and Rattan fruit. It is a beautiful square to round patterned basket with the design being repetition of 'buah remang' / Cumulus Clouds as the body weave with cross-like motifs separating the panels. At the bottom, there is a pattern of black and red checkers fading into the natural rattan. The inside of this particular basket is thicker (for strength) plain rattan with upper rim hoop of creeper/'akar and subsidiary rim of rattan.
This wonderful basket is in lovely vintage condition.

Item Weight : 115g
Dimension : 22cm x 16.5cm x 16.5cm

Price : 148.00 USD
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