Basket with Lid

Artist/maker unknown, Thai

Geography:
Made in Thailand, Asia

Date:
19th century

Medium:
Bamboo, wood with mother-of-pearl inlay, wire

Dimensions:
9 × 10 1/8 × 14 inches (22.9 × 25.7 × 35.6 cm)

Curatorial Department:
East Asian Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
2012-161-42a,b

Credit Line:
Gift of Ira Brind, 2012

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Label:
The decorative, bamboo-wrapped handle on this piece, typical of such baskets, accentuates the fine weaving of its body. On the cover, the rabbit-shaped knob sits on a central medallion of wood that features mother-of-pearl inlay.