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Basket

Museum number:
1-3051
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010003051
Alternate number:
7 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.42
Object count:
2
Count note:
1 bag of fragments
Description:
Basket; coiled. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black pattern is Sedge root. With Quail feathers. With recurving top. Shell bead rim. Colored beads, red and black triangle pattern.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
North Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud, Sedge, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
May 2, 1902
Context of use:
Probably cache.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 45.
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