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Museum number:
1-2601
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010002601
Alternate number:
171 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.89
Object count:
1
Description:
Unfinished three-stick basket; coiled. Warp is Sedge root (Carex), weft is Sedge. Red pattern is Redbud bark (Cercis occidentalis).
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:
1901
Materials:
Redbud and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex and Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1903
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Remarks: Photographed: 13-490. For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 49.
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