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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-2995
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010002995
Accession number:
Acc.42
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp and weft are Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Redbud. Round, flat base, bottle shape, 4 circular bands of brown on natural ground, red yarn and quail top-knot feather trim around shoulder and neck. Interrupted stitch.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Piute Mountain, Kern county, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Kern; Piute Mountain
Culture or time period:
Kawaiisu
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
May 2, 1902
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 11.4 centimeters and height 22.3 centimeters
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