Basket; [?]; c1929; CT80.1194b

Name/Title

Basket

About this object

Basket; a small basket, made c1929 by a student at Purakauiti School. The basket contains two compartments and is constructed from pieces of overlapping supple-jack, wired together at the corners.

The compartments are lined with red fabric, gathered along the top edge and stitched to the supple-jack. The wooden base has been made from the lid of a kerosene box.

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

c1929

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins, Purakauiti

Medium and Materials

processed material, wood
processed material, metal
processed material, textile

Measurements

h 120mm x l 240mm x w 225mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

the family. marriage. women, children. child development

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, handicrafts, homecrafts

Subject and Association Keywords

education (general)

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

Container

Object number

CT80.1194b

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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