- Museum number
Basket made of palm leaf, creeper bark (?).
- Curator's comments
- Christy collection registration slip description, written in 1895?:
New Guinea. British
Circular flat bottomed basket of plaited palm-leaf expanding from base to edge. The pattern is herring-bone plait, both vertical and horizontal. The edge is strengthened on the inner side by a binding of creeper bark?
Handwritten British Museum label (1960s?) with printed E.R:
Small handwritten paper label:
C.F. 24.9.95 / [WHITTEN] / New Guinea
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1895C3.335 (old CDMS no.)