- Museum number
Long basket plaited in 2/2 twill from alternating black and undyed strips of flax leaf, 4 mm wide. A fine join is on the inside of both long sides; on one short side is an opening 23.5 cm long.
- Production date
Height: 106.10 centimetres
Width: 44 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- "Similar, but smaller, in Gisborne Museum: 87/834. Pres. F.J. Williams, Waipare, East Coast type used for conveying wheat 1840-1865".
Information provided by Mick Pendergrast of the Auckland Museum in his letter of 5 December 1995.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1998 27 Jun-1 Nov, London, BM, Maori
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number