Hmong rice steamer with bamboo basket

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Titles Hmong rice steamer with bamboo basket
Description Rice steamer (Hmong: Lauj ncuab ncus mov or pot making rice) consisting of two parts: A) spittoon-like aluminum vessel with 'SENG THAI/FACTORY' & rooster logo on bottom, B) woven bamboo basket of elongated cone shape, red stitching secures woven bamboo binding to vessel, used by Hmong community, St. Paul, Minnesota and purchased in 1995.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 8 inches height (1995.240.1.A, aluminum vessel)
9 inches diameter (1995.240.1.A, aluminum vessel)
10 inches height (1995.240.1.B, bamboo basket)
15 3/4 inches width (1995.240.1.B, bamboo basket)
10 1/4 inches depth (1995.240.1.B, bamboo basket)
Nomenclature steamer (cookware)
Materials aluminum (metal)
bamboo (material)
Creation Made by: Seng Thai Factory
Subjects Hmong Americans
Used in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Household. Cookware
Dates Use: 1995
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1995.240.1.A,B (Accession Number)

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