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Elegant Old Philippine Food Container

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All Items: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Wood: Pre 1940: item # 43670

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Elegant Old Philippine Food Container

This is a superb example of bamboo work: a food container from Mindanao Island, Philippine Archipelago. The central body is strengthened by bands of woven rattan that are, in turn, supplemented by finer-woven band forming supports, an elaborate handle and an implement holder. Probably early Twentieth Century, approximately 12-1/2 inches tall by five inches in diameter. A beautiful addition to any collection of Oceanic art.

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