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Black Lacquer Handmade Woven Basket from Burma 19th Century


A handwoven basket from Burma that has been lacquered black to make it possible to hold water. Subtle decorative cross hatch markings on the rim and the impressions of the artisan hand applying material to the basket. Very modern in its conception and appearance.


  • Of the Period
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  • Date of manufacture
    19th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 8 in.

    H 20.32 cm

  • Diameter
    19 in. (48.26 cm)
  • Seller location
    Chicago, IL
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