Basket Making: Em Yung threads the copper wire through the bamboo weave, 1987

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Basket Making: Em Yung threads the copper wire through the bamboo weave, 1987

Description

Em Yung is finishing the Kon Tang, a very tightly woven basket that uses the "three over, three under" formula, and can be used as a bowl or food carrier. Em Yung said that his wife would carry the noon meal to him out in the field with this type of basket.

Em Yung threads the copper wire through the bamboo weave. Basket Making, photograph 13 of 21, from Cambodian Traditional Crafts and Religious Ceremonies.

View the Basket Making group of photographs in order on the Internet Archive, https://archive.org/details/CambodianBasketMaking.

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University of Massachusetts Lowell

Date

1987

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1 photograph; 12.6 x 8.8

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basket_making_13

Citation

Chigas, George, “Basket Making: Em Yung threads the copper wire through the bamboo weave, 1987,” Southeast Asian Digital Archive, accessed May 17, 2021, https://umlseada.omeka.net/items/show/287.

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