Record metadata:

Type Cultural Object (2014 Definition)
TitleIIc 6543
KeywordsContainer
DescriptionContainer for water storage. It features a rim decorated in geometric patterning.
Creator of ObjectPresumed Makasae people
Date CreatedPre August 1935
Place CreatedPresumed Baguia Sub-district, Baucau District, Timor-Leste
Object TypeDomestic object
Dimensions13.8 cm diameter
Use status in 2014Used rarely
MaterialCoconut shell
TechniqueHand incised
Institution/Holder: objectMuseum der Kulturen Basel
CollectorDr Alfred Bühler
Date CollectedAugust 1935
Place CollectedBaguia Sub-district, Baucau District, Timor-Leste
File CopyrightMuseum der Kulturen Basel. Photograph taken by Joanna Barrkman, 2014
MKB/Buehler object titleBehältnis, G
Production status in 2014Not made
Timorese Language Term/sIra busu, M Sanan bee, T

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