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Burden basket

Museum number:
1-2956
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Alternate number:
182 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.42
Object count:
1
Description:
Burden basket; twined. Warp is WIllow (Salix) and possibly Redbud (Cercis occidentalis), weft is Redbud. Red pattern is Redbud. Leather bottom.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
South Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Kawaiisu and Yokuts
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
May 2, 1902
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 25.5 centimeters and diameter 29.5 centimeters
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 73.
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