Danube Virtual Museum

Wicker Basket

Title: Wicker Basket
Location/Region: Velika Kamenica, Ključ
Chrolonology: 1900 - 2000
Museum: Etnographic Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Culture: Vlachs, Orthodox, rural
Material: Wattle
Dimensions: 59 х 41 cm
Production Technique: Knitting


Made of wicker. In the shape of a human body. It consists of two parts woven into one whole. The bottom is fan-like spread, and the top is narrowed in the form of a funnel. It is placed in the whirlpool during the night and covered with stones.Polenta is used as bait. It was taken out in the morning.