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Large Indonesian Man's woven basket Purse from Balika

Large Indonesian Man's woven basket Purse from Balika

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Baskets: Pre 1920: Item # 597229

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This traditional antique basket purse was made and used by the men of the tiny island of Balika,Indonesia. The patina shows both the age and the wear pattern. This is one of a pair of "old purses" which were brought back to the US by an Anthropology intern who spent a summer studying and documenting the lives of the islanders in 1980. The condition is very good and the piece measures 16" high by 12" wide and 4"