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Museum number:
1-19672
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010019672
Alternate number:
2 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.499
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Winnower; twined. Warp and weft are Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black dye is Redbud.
Donor:
Edward W. Gifford and University Appropriation
Collection place:
Bishop, Inyo County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Inyo; Bishop
Culture or time period:
Eastern Mono
Collector:
Edward W. Gifford
Collection date:
December 1915
Materials:
Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Context of use:
Also used to parch seeds.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 60.5 centimeters
Comment:
For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 43.
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