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Antique Chinese Bamboo and Cane Basket
Antique Chinese Bamboo and Cane Basket Antique Chinese Bamboo and Cane Basket Antique Chinese Bamboo and Cane Basket Antique Chinese Bamboo and Cane Basket Antique Chinese Bamboo and Cane Basket Antique Chinese Bamboo and Cane Basket Antique Chinese Bamboo and Cane Basket

Handwoven Cane and Bamboo Grain Basket from 19th Century

$490

Dimensions W: 12.0"  |  D: 0"  |  H: 6.0"
Age antique
Origin china
Model YN4237
Description

A 19th century Chinese grain basket handwoven of cane and bamboo. In 19th century China baskets such as these were used to store or transport grain. It features a base of cane, woven with an intricate star-shaped pattern on a bamboo framework. The circular basket showcases a brown refined cane weaving throughout, except on its bottom and on its edge, which features a two-colored geometrical weaving.

 

This 19th century hand woven Chinese cane and bamboo grain basket would be an exotic item in most homes, perhaps in a dining or living room where it could be an storage unit for small items or utensils.