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Winnower

Museum number:
1-17339
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Accession number:
Acc.463
Object count:
1
Description:
Winnower basket; twined. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is either Redbud (Cercis occidentalis) or Willow.
Donor:
Alfred L. Kroeber and University Appropriation
Collection place:
Great Basin, United States
Verbatim coll. place:
Great Basin
Culture or time period:
Maidu and Paiute
Collector:
Alfred L. Kroeber
Collection date:
June 8, 1913
Materials:
Redbud and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1913
Context of use:
Winnowing basket.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 57.
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