Melawi - Borneo, West Kalimantan - Indonesia

Dimensions: Height 6"
A small and rare Basket from West Kalimantan, used for keeping the babies navel cords. Adorned with giant snail shells of varius sizes, seeds, rodent? Jaws with teeth and an old bells used as charms. Reference, please view plate 189 for similar example. Hornbill and Dragon Book by Bernard Sellato
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