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Carrying basket

Museum number:
1-12060
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010012060
Alternate number:
1024 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.291, Acc.292, Acc.293, and Acc.294
Object count:
2
Count note:
1 bag of fragments
Description:
Carrying basket; twined. Warp is willow (Salix), weft is gray pine (Pinus sabiniana). White pattern is redbud wood (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is redbud bark. willow hoop bound with Rudbud. Yuki mending on bottom.
Donor:
Edward Sapir, Pliny Earle Goddard, and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Round Valley, Mendocino County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Mendocino; Round Valley
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
July 1907
Materials:
Conifer root, Redbud, and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Pinus sabiniana, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1907
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 547. S.S. Barrett field notes 1907, p. 12: Fannie Walker, aunt of Sally Duncan, informant. L. L. Burden [basket] t!ot. Mended by owner.
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