Food Box


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Artifact Identification Food Box   (2007.15.0015A)
Materials T&E : Food Service T&E : Serving Vessels
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, Southeast, Philippines, Cordillera Administrative Region, Island of Luzon
Period/Date 1900-1978
Culture Ifugao, sub-group of the Igorot

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 23.8 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 16.4 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 8.6 cm
Weight 218 g
Measuring Remarks Largest Dimension is measured across the the rim of the bowl, parallel to the side where the two end of the rim are fastened together. Second largest dimension is measured at the same points across the base. The depth is measured from the top of the rim to the table.
Materials Pigment, Plant, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Weaving--Basket, Painting
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Capistrano-Baker, Florina. Basketry of the Luzon, Cordillera, Philippines. Los Angeles: UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History, 1998. Kok, Robert. Ifugao Basketry. Amsterdam, 1979. Lane, Robert. Philippine Basketry: An Appreciation. Manila, 1986.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication The Russell Corin Collection.
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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