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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-21019
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Alternate number:
104 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; twined. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Willow (Salix). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). With 2 bands of double zigzag lines, the upper one in red and black, the lower in black.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Tule River, Tulare County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Tulare; Tule River
Culture or time period:
Yokuts
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Salix, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
width 5 inches and length 9.25 inches
Comment:
Additional original number: 253. Published: Mason's Aboriginal Basketry p. 477, pl. 189. Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p 74.
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