Really rare ethnographic item in unusually good condition. the basket alone measures roughly 18 inches x 12 inches x 3+ inches...
the bag is roughly 10 x 12 inches and has a generous amount of cording for adjustable straps.
The hair was often (especially for festivals) decorated with added silver ornaments and/or hairpins.
24 x 9 x 7 inches...hand carved from one solid piece of wood.
The "Sarinda" musical instrument was used for centuries in various countries in Central Asia, primarily in Rajasthan (Northern India), Pakistan, Nepal, Afghanistan, and Baluchistan...