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Storage basket

Museum number:
1-20928
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Alternate number:
121 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Storage basket; twined. Warp and weft are Willow (Salix). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Stick fastened to rim for reinforcement.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Piute Mountain, Kern county, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Kern; Piute Mountain
Culture or time period:
Kawaiisu
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
width 9.25 inches and length 12 inches
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 14.
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