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Basket

Museum number:
1-473
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
170 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Description:
Basket; coiled. Warp is possibly Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis) bark. Truncate-cone coiled basket. Vertical design of diamond patterns. Black and white rim.
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Ukiah, Ukiah Valley, Mendocino County
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Mendocino; Ukiah
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
John Purvine Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud, Sedge, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 45
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