It is an art of using two connected elements, the warp and the woof to make an object. A basket differs from an object made by felting in having interlaced materials. The coiled basketry, plaited (hand-woven) basketry and twined basketry are the three important forms of basketry. IGRMS has collected basket with lid, carrying basket, fish basket, shallow basket, bamboo basket etc. form Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Maharashtra, Orissa, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Kerala, Bihar which are used by the Khasi, Bhil, Warli, Agaria, Toda, Bondo, Oraon, Abujh Maria, Muria, Kota, Baiga, Rathwa was tribes for various purposes.

Updated date: 16-08-2016 01:46:04