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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-3030
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Accession number:
Acc.42
Object count:
1
Description:
Spherical bowl basket; diagonal - twined basket. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). With unfinished rim with warps of various lengths. Diagonal triangle and parallelogram design in red.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
North Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud, Sedge, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
May 2, 1902
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
whole— diameter 11 inches and whole— height 8.5 inches
Comment:
Photo: 15-4754. Published: AAE VII, 3, pl 17, Fig 5. Remark: For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 50.
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