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A basket maker's shop, Java, 1870 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302A/50

Scope and Contents

244 x 193 mm. View of a small thatched house with baskets of various sizes laid on the ground in front of the verandah. A row of workers sits inside the single roomed building, with the proprietor seated on the verandah. Long lengths of bamboo ready for splitting are piled on the ground in front of the house.


  • Creation: 1870 - 1900


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition.

Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Finding aid date

2011-01-26 12:46:49+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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