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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-10496
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010496
Alternate number:
248 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.216, Acc.217, Acc.218, Acc.220, Acc.222, Acc.226, Acc.227, Acc.229, Acc.230, Acc.231, Acc.234, Acc.235, Acc.236, Acc.237, Acc.238, Acc.241, Acc.242, Acc.243, Acc.244, Acc.245, Acc.246, Acc.249, Acc.250, Acc.251, and Acc.254
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis), weft is Redbud. Black pattern is mud-dyed Brake fern (Pteris quilina). Of "lazy woman" stitch with design in diagonal zigzag.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Alpine County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
From Alpine County Washo camped at Gardiner's, Calaveras County
Culture or time period:
Washo
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
1906
Materials:
Brake fern, Mud, and Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Pteris quilina
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1906
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 63.
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