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TITLE
Bamboo bag
 
DESCRIPTION
Bamboo bag

Carrying container. Japan. Natural color rattan with twining decoration above and below the rim coli. Decorative knot, circles braided together and wrapped at end to form closing. Japanese character on metal clasp.

Rattan and metal. 24 cm L x 24 cm H
 
CONTEXT
Woman's bamboo and rattan bag, circa 1910.
 
CREDIT
Mr. Kohachi Obara (1978)
Courtesy of Bishop Museum
 
DATE
ca. 1910