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Storage Box in Black & White

Upcycled storage basket set woven by May Zun Chit and her family near Pakkoku, Magway Region. 
    • Pieces of pallet banding, usually stapled across crates for shipping, are woven to create lasting baskets.
    • Weaving these baskets is the only source of livelihood for May Zun Chit and her family, some of whom are living with physical disabilities or are very elderly.
    • This type of box is a feature of everyday life across Myanmar due to their sturdiness, durability and water resistant properties.
    • The storage box contains four individual boxes. 
  • The overall measurements of the box is 48cm long x 30cm wide and 20cm high. The lid would allow the depth to be increased to a maximum of 23cm.

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