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TWO DAYAK WEDDING BASKET Woven Bakul Lupong Container Borneo Native Weaving Art
Price: USD 185.00
Shipping Price: USD 45.00
Stock Balance: 1 PC
Posted: 12th Aug 13 Updated: 17th Aug 13
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Borneoartifact item number: WR 0200
A pair of beautiful Iban Dayak Wedding Baskets, each body intricately hand woven from rattan skin with the left basket decorated with Buah Berasok / Creeper pattern, whereas the right basket is adorn with rare pattern of Warboat On A Journey / Bong Midang.
Right basket comes with a wooden cover with its top decorated with an Iban Guardian Figure.
Due to old age the figure became loose and came off, to avoid a further volumetric when shipping, I will ship as shown in my pictures(figure separated from its cover).
Circa 1970, good used condition.
Height(excluding figure): 18 & 23 cm / 7.1 & 9.1 inches
Diameter: 20 & 21 cm / 7.9 x 8.3 inches
Weight: 0.5 kg / 1.1 lb
After packing: 1.5 kg / 3.3 lb
Volumetric weight(HxWxL/5000): 3 kg / 6.6 lb
For centuries, Sarawakians have been using intricately carved baskets made from bemban reeds and basket making has evolved from a craft into an art.
I will ship via Registered Mail, 14 working days by average worldwide, insured.