Akki Batti Basket made of Bamboo or cane or Reed and usually its smeared with Cow dung for durability.
It was used to carry rice and paddy. it can also be used for carrying any other items but the ones with smeared cowdung is mostly used for rice and paddy as the gaps between the reed/cane is covered
It can be made of
Tentative period of usage
Before and during the reign of the Kodagu Rajas and the British rulers
Tentative reasons for extinction
Few Variants are still in use in some old houses, although it has been largely replaced today in modern houses by more contemporary materials like Plastic
- Old independent houses
- Pvt Houses
- Variants can be found with few collectors
- Papera Resturant
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