►graceful Vintage Ifugao Ulbong Rice Basket With Footed Base ~ Philippines


►graceful Vintage Ifugao Ulbong Rice Basket With Footed Base ~ Philippines

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►graceful Vintage Ifugao Ulbong Rice Basket With Footed Base ~ Philippines:
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Ifugao Hand-Woven Ulbong
Single-Coil Rice Basket
with Footed Base

(Philippines)

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Description:

On offer from our personal collection is this graceful hand-woven basket with footed base from the Ifugao peoples of the Philippines. Used for storing rice, such baskets, known as 'ulbong', are a single-rod coiled construction of bamboo. It's believed their curvaceous shape has been inspired by ceramic vessels of China. Quite heavy & durable, the basket is beautiful in form & function. Its slightly uneven shape is a testament to its hand-crafted quality. A marvelous weave with superb workmanship & detail.

Overall condition: In good vintage condition, we believe the basket dates from the 1960s or earlier. Beautiful accent piece.

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Materials: bamboo

Approximate dimensions:
10.5"H x 11.5"W (at its widest)
Top rim (outer dimension): ca. 5.5" in diameter
Top rim opening (inside dimension): ca. 4.75" in diameter

Estimated age: 50± years

Total shipping weight: ca. 7-lbs.

All sales final.

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Payment must be made within 4 days of end of sale/sale. All items carefully packed, & shipped promptly after payment received/cleared. Unless otherwise specified in the item description, shipping to the U.S. will generally be via USPS Priority Mail or USPS Parcel Post. Expedited shipping upgrade is available & optional (please contact seller for adjusted shipping fees). Will ship worldwide, with international shipping rates to be determined by buyer's location. Insurance optional/additional, based on final sale price. Seller not responsible for any damages incurred during shipping nor for any Customs-related fees for non-U.S. shipments. Buyer is requested to contact seller within 2 days of close of sale to confirm payment plans & shipping preferences.
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►graceful Vintage Ifugao Ulbong Rice Basket With Footed Base ~ Philippines:
$100

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