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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-464
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010000464
Alternate number:
161 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is Willow (Salix) and copper wire, weft is Sedge root (Carex). Black pattern is Sedge root. Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Small, lattice-twined. Very heavy. Black feathers, 3 bands in red and black. Horizontal foundation of copper wire.
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
North Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
California tribes and Central California Tribes
Maker or artist:
Lucy
Collector:
John Purvine Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Copper (metal), Redbud, Sedge, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Remarks: "For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 48
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