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Unfinished basket

Museum number:
1-2578
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010002578
Alternate number:
106 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.89
Object count:
2
Count note:
1 bag of fragments
Description:
Unfinished basket; twined. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge root (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud bark (Cercis occidentalis). Willow hoop bound with Pine (Pinus). Bamtush weave.
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:
Pine (wood), Redbud, Sedge, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, Pinus, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1903
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
width 28 inches and height 44 inches
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 46
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