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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-10836
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010836
Alternate number:
840 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.264, Acc.265, and Acc.266
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black pattern is Brake fern (Pteris quilina). With incurved lip and design in black and red. New.
Donor:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
South Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Yokuts
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
February 1907
Materials:
Brake fern, Redbud, and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, Pteris quilina, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1907
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 9.9 centimeters and diameter 18.9 centimeters
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, P. 75.
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