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Philippine Ligao Winnowing Tray Basket

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Large ligao winnowing tray used as an agricultural method developed by ancient cultures for separating grain from chaff. Constructed of heavy split rattan in a one-over-two twill construction. The skin of the rattan is used on the inside of the tray to provide a smooth, hard surface. The rim is composed of one whole rattan. Excellent patina – collected in the Philippines during the 1960s, and acquired from a decorator’s personal collection. This basket would add interest to any décor whether on a table or displayed on a wall in a grouping.

Place of Origin: Ifugao Region, N Luzon, Philippines

Date of Manufacture: 1950s-1960s

Condition: Very Good

Wear: Consistent with age and use. Please refer to pictures.

Dimensions: 13.5 in. W X 13.5 in. W (Top), 10 in. W X 10 in. W (Base)  X 4 in. H

Reference: Philippine Basketry - An Appreciation by Robert F. Lane (pg. 61) 

Philippine Ligao Winnowing Tray Basket

Regular Price
$430.00
Sale Price
$430.00
Regular Price
Sold Out
Unit Price
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