Kokrajhar Museum

Kokrajhar Museum

 
 
Agricultural Implements

BASKET

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Basket

Duli

Bodo and other communities of Assam

Bamboo

Max. Height: 86 cm, circumference: 257 cm

Good

This bamboo made basket of cylindrical shape is used for storing grain or paddy. The whole body of the basket is plastered with cow dung. Till today the people in Assam use these large sized baskets for storing grain or paddy.