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Sifting tray

Museum number:
1-10219
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010219
Alternate number:
339 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.216, Acc.217, Acc.218, Acc.220, Acc.222, Acc.226, Acc.227, Acc.229, Acc.230, Acc.231, Acc.234, Acc.235, Acc.236, Acc.237, Acc.238, Acc.241, Acc.242, Acc.243, Acc.244, Acc.245, Acc.246, Acc.249, Acc.250, Acc.251, and Acc.254
Object count:
1
Description:
Plate sifter basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis).
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Coulterville, Mariposa County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Mariposa; Coulterville
Culture or time period:
Eastern Miwok
Maker or artist:
Julian
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
September 9, 1906
Materials:
Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1906
Context of use:
Sifting tray.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 43.5 centimeters and height 4.4 centimeters
Comment:
Native name: "hetal". For materials, cf. Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 39.
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