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Rectangular two tray food basket

Early 20th century

Rectangular two tray food basket(m)Origin: Zhejiang province

  • bamboo
  • 325mm wide x 180mm deep x 400mm high


The basket has two separately woven layers. The inside layer is thicker and provides strength while the outside one is finer for decoration.

The gourd carvings on the side are a wish for generations of children. The calligraphy is the owner's name. The metal fitting at the top is a symbol of good wishes.

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