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Burden basket

Museum number:
1-19680
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Alternate number:
10 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.499
Object count:
2
Count note:
1 bag of fragments
Description:
Burden basket; twined. Warp and weft are possibly Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Rim bound with Redbud.
Donor:
Edward W. Gifford and University Appropriation
Collection place:
Bishop, Inyo County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Inyo; Bishop
Culture or time period:
Eastern Mono
Collector:
Edward W. Gifford
Collection date:
December 1915
Materials:
Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 42.
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