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Museum number:
1-13445
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010013445
Alternate number:
9 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.292, Acc.295, Acc.296, Acc.298, and Acc.301
Object count:
1
Description:
Hat Creek basket (ma manna). Warp hazel (Corylus cornuta californica); weft is white twining of "maha" (Xerophyllum tenax); red twining and wrapping on rim of redbud (Cercis occidentalis).
Donor:
Edward Sapir
Collection place:
Northeastern California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Atsugewi
Collector:
Edward Sapir
Collection date:
1907
Materials:
Common beargrass, Hazel, and Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Corylus cornuta californica, and Xerophyllum tenax
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1907
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 21 centimeters and diameter 24.3 centimeters
Comment:
For materials see Supplementary Cat. 1 Page 5
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