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Sagebrush

Museum number:
1-21541
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010021541
Accession number:
Acc.443
Object count:
1
Description:
Artemisia tridentata.
Donor:
Llewellyn Lemont Loud and University Appropriation
Collection place:
Lovelock, Churchill county, Nevada
Culture or time period:
Northern Paiute
Collector:
Llewellyn Lemont Loud
Collection date:
April 1-August 1, 1912
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
August 24, 1912
Context of use:
Bark used for socks in moccasins; also to carry fire to a distance.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Paiute name: "sawapI". (Cf. "wa-ap", to burn).
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