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Jar basket

Museum number:
1-20955
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010020955
Alternate number:
191 (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 4 spiral stripes in red and star design on bottom.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Weldon, Kern county, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Kern; Weldon
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
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 6.125 inches and width 4.625 inches
Comment:
Published: Mason's Aboriginal Basketry p 285, pl 41. Remarks: For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1 p 58.
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