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Jar basket

Museum number:
1-3006
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
13 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.42
Object count:
1
Description:
Jar basket; coiled. Warp is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis), weft is Sedge (Carex). Brown color is Brake fern (Pteris quilina). Coiled, small flat-top, red yarn decoration. 3 zigzag bands in dark red.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
South Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Western Mono
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Brake fern, Redbud, and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Pteris quilina
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
May 2, 1902
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 6.5 centimeters and diameter 19 centimeters
Comment:
Remarks: "For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 44
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