Record metadata:

Type Cultural Object (2014 Definition)
TitleIIc 6063
KeywordsContainer
DescriptionThis container was presumably used to carry betelnut or food. The lid to this container is missing. (See IIc6064). A container decorated with fine incised geometric motifs in a circular band around the upper third of the container. A twinned cord enables the container to be carried on the shoulder.
Creator of ObjectPresumed Makasae people
Date CreatedPre August 1935
Place CreatedPresumed Baguia Sub-district, Baucau District, Timor-Leste
Object TypePersonal object
Dimensions21.7 cm high 8.5 cm wide
Use status in 2014Not used
MaterialBamboo and twine
TechniqueHand carved, incised and twinned
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 titleBehlätnis, G Sua nana
Production status in 2014Not made
Timorese Language Term/sNoka, M Kohe au, T

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