- Museum number
Basket, made of plaited palm fronds and twisted handle.
Height: 36 centimetres
Width: 34 centimetres
Depth: 12 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Register 1959:
Vegetable fibre plaited game-basket, made of palm fronds, twisted handle.
All collected by Donor from Akwë-Shavante Indians, Mato Grosso [,] Rio das Montes Region [,] BRAZIL.
Game-basket, for carrying back meat or the produce of a gathering expedition. This type of basket that any Shavante tribe can make in few minutes to complete.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: 69