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Vintage Rustic Lidded Backpack with Natural Buff and Brown Patina from the Philippines

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Intricately-woven bamboo lidded backpack. The weaver used two different gauges of split bamboo with one-over-three construction. Rattan braces and bindings along with carefully sized shoulder straps complete the piece.

This vintage backpack retains a natural buff and brown patina and is perfect for a basket or purse collection. It would also complement a variety of interiors from Boho, Rustic to Modern Farmhouse.

Place of Origin: Bontoc, Luzon, Philippines

Date of Manufacture: 1950s-1960s

Condition: Good

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

Dimensions: 

Basket+Lid: 13 in H X 6.5 in. W X 11 in. L

Basket Base: 12.5 in. H X 10.5 in. L X 5 in. W

Lid: 2 in. H X 6 in. W X 10.5 in. L

Straps: Approximately 24 in. long

Reference: Philippine Basketry - An Appreciation by Robert F. Lane (pgs. 58, 80 and 90); Philippine backpacks are featured in the permanent collections at The Met, the Fowler Museum at UCLA and the Spurlock Museum of World Cultures at University of Illinois.

Vintage Rustic Lidded Backpack with...

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$195.00
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