Images and descriptions of woven baskets from the University of Queensland Anthropology Museum collection. The baskets are comprised of woven plant fibre, palm leaf and split cane and originate from Australia, Papua New Guinea, Africa and the Pacific (e.g., Solomon Islands). They were primarily used as containers for carrying food or utensils.

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1601 Anthropology   Magic/Ritual   Container  

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