Basketry

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Contents

Background

Net bags made from bark fibre, grasses, reeds or animal hair varied in size. Baskets were made by women and were used to carry implements, food and personal items. [1]

History

Innovations

Legacies

See also

Indigenous Tools & Technology

Recommended Reading

References

  1. Coutts, P.J.F., Readings in Victorian Prehistory Vol 2: The Victorian Aboriginals 1800 to 1860, Victorian Archaeological Survey, 1981


Further Reading

Sibtain, Nancy (Ed) Aboriginal Australia, Australian Gallery Directors Council Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales.

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