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Museum number:
1-433
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010000433
Alternate number:
130 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Coiled basket. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge root (Carex). Black pattern is Sedge root bark. Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Beads, pendants, string bead handle.
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Alexander Valley, Sonoma County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Sonoma; Alexander Valley
Culture or time period:
Wappo
Collector:
John Purvine Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
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:
Published: "AR9, p. 91, S2f". For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 61.
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