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[Bottom half of yanagi gori (basket trunk), Hiroshima, Japan, ca. 1913]

[Bottom half of yanagi gori (basket trunk), Hiroshima, Japan, ca. 1913]
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yanagi gori | basket | trunk
L: 24 in, W: 13.5 in
willow

Hiroshima, Japan, ca. 1913

(2004.1.185)

Gift of Barbara Kawakami

Description

1 bottom half of yanagi gori (basket trunk) : willow ; 24 x 13.5 in.

Handmade willow basket trunk with diagonal weave pattern.

History
Mrs. Tatsuno Ogawa brought this yanagi gori with her to Hawaii in 1913 from Hiroshima, Japan.

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