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Cooking basket

Museum number:
1-10499
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010499
Alternate number:
357 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.216, Acc.217, Acc.218, Acc.220, Acc.222, Acc.226, Acc.227, Acc.229, Acc.230, Acc.231, Acc.234, Acc.235, Acc.236, Acc.237, Acc.238, Acc.241, Acc.242, Acc.243, Acc.244, Acc.245, Acc.246, Acc.249, Acc.250, Acc.251, and Acc.254
Object count:
2
Count note:
1 bag of fragments
Description:
Cooking basket; twined. Warp and red are Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Redbud bark.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, Mariposa County
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Mariposa; Yosemite Valley
Culture or time period:
Maidu
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
1906
Materials:
Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1906
Context of use:
Mush basket.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 59.8 centimeters and height 45 centimeters
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 33.
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