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Jar basket

Museum number:
1-20952
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Alternate number:
180 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Jar basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Yucca. With 2 bands of "rattlesnake" design in red and black; fringe of quail plumes and red yarn on shoulder.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Canebrake Canyon, Kern County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Kern; Canebrake Canyon
Culture or time period:
Tübatulabal
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Yucca
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Sporobolus rigens, and Yucca
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
width 5.5 inches and length 6.5 inches
Comment:
Additional original number: 168. Remarks: For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1 p 58.
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