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Carrying basket

Museum number:
1-468
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Alternate number:
165 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Description:
Carrying basket; twined. Weft is Sedge root (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud bark (Cercis occidentalis). Six complex bands in red.
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Hopland, Mendocino County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Mendocino; Hopland
Culture or time period:
Central Pomo
Maker or artist:
Wife of Captain Jack
Collector:
John Purvine Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex and Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 44 centimeters and diameter 48.8 centimeters
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 46
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