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Storage basket

Museum number:
1-19777
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Accession number:
Acc.498
Object count:
1
Description:
Acorn storage basket; twined. Warp is willow (Salix), weft is gray pine (Pinus sabiniana). Red pattern is redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Clamshell beads attached, brown design in bands.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
North Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
Pomo. Undocumented.
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Conifer root, Redbud, and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Pinus sabiniana, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 53.
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