Kokrajhar Museum

Kokrajhar Museum

 
 
Agricultural Implements

BASKET

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Basket

Duli

Bodo and other communities of Assam

Bamboo

Max. height: 80 cm, circumference: 300 cm

Good

This basket woven from bamboo splits is round in shape. Plastered with mud mixed with cow dung, the basket is strengthened at the edge with several strong and thick bamboo rims. These are used for storing rice and other grains in Assam.