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Why this is a
Masterpiece

it is very complicated to make the motif of the weave (caludung-weave)

History of the Object
These baskets were used in Southern Sulawesi. They are rare nowadays and are not made anymore. Copies for tourist can be found on the market, but they do not have the skilled weaving techniques.

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Type
Other 
Materials
Lontar-Reed 
Measurements
30 cm in diameter 
Creator name
Unknown 
Creator date
Unknown 
Where it was made
Indonesia; Celebes 
Geography
Indonesia 
Time period
AD 19th century ~ AD 19th century 
Creation date
19th Century; 1888 (before) 
Function
Keeping, storing or saving things. 
Acquisition
Gift from Mr. Van Vleuten in Batavia in 1888 
Copyright
 
Acknowledgements
 
Owner
State property, Republic of Austria 
Museum
Weltmuseum Wien 
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