The AMICA Library
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Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Twilled fiber basket; square base and side walls formed by over two, under two weaving; sides flare outward at top to form round raised rim wrapped with splint; lid mirrors basket with twilled, square raised center and round rim of wrapped splints; lid fits inside rim of basket; lid and basket joined by fine fiber tie; carved palm or bamboo stick with pointed end and opposite notched end attached to fiber tie.
Kuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Democratic Republic of the Congo, Africa
Height: 5 1/4"; width: 9"
Brooklyn Children's Museum
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Gift of an anonymous donor, 2001
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