Photographer's Note

Eastern Indian states has a unique tradition in arts and crafts, sculpture and architecture, textiles, wood-carving, basketry and cane and bamboo work. Bamboo and Cane is one of the most important craft of the states. The articles made include mats, bags, moorahs, fruit-baskets and vases.

Small Basket for Other Functions:

Turi: The turi is a small semi-spherical basket made from bamboo and used to contain puffed rice. Typically has a diameter of 170-mm and is 80-mm in height. The rim is strengthened by sandwiching between rings made from thick bamboo splits and this rim is bound in a decorative manner using split-cane binding.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: RAJ PAL (rajju) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 115 W: 1 N: 76] (1345)
  • Genre: Lugares
  • Medium: Cor
  • Date Taken: 2009-01-02
  • Categories: Vida Diária
  • Camera: Canon EOS 450D
  • Exposição: f/5.6, 1/60 segundos
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  • Versão da Foto: Versão Original
  • Date Submitted: 2009-02-16 10:53
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