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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-10738
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010738
Alternate number:
725 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.264, Acc.265, and Acc.266
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black pattern is Brake fern (Pteris quilina). Rattlesnake and measuring worm designs.
Donor:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Ticetcu (historical village), Fresno County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Fresno; Ticetcu
Culture or time period:
Yokuts
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
February 1907
Materials:
Brake fern, Redbud, and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, Pteris quilina, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1907
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 45.2 centimeters and height 20.3 centimeters
Comment:
Native name: "teel" - rattlesnake, "bantuk" - measuring worm. Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Cat. 1, P. 76.
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