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Basket

Museum number:
1-2608
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010002608
Alternate number:
187 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.89
Object count:
2
Count note:
1 bag of fragments
Description:
Unfinished carrying basket; twined. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is possibly Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Redbud bark.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Pinoleville, Mendocino County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Mendocino; Pinoleville
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
Redbud and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1903
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
Board:— width 33 inches, Board:— height 33 inches, and Board:— length 33 inches
Comment:
Remarks: Photographed 13-493. For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 47
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