Flat basket; twined. Warp is Hazel (Corylus cornuta californica), weft is Sugar pine (Pinus lambertiana). White pattern is Beargrass (Xerophyllum tenax). Black dye is Maidenhair fern (Adiantum pedatum). Large, flat, unfinished. Meal tray. Plain twined. Warp ends are plaited together. Single face overlay, almost completely covering outside at this point of construction.
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
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Alfred L. Kroeber
Common beargrass, Hazel, Maidenhair fern, and Sugar pine
Adiantum pedatum, Corylus cornuta californica, Pinus lambertiana, and Xerophyllum tenax
8.3 For Manufacturing
1903 and November 20, 1901
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
height 11 centimeters and 55.5 centimeters
Photo: 15-8614; 8704. Published: A.A.E. II, 4, Fig 113; V32# 1 p; 52. For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 78.