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Parching basket

Museum number:
1-12045
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010012045
Alternate number:
1286 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.291, Acc.292, Acc.293, and Acc.294
Object count:
1
Description:
Parching basket; twined. Warp is Dogwood (Cornus florida), weft is Redbud wood (Cercis occidentalis).Red pattern is Redbud bark.
Donor:
Edward Sapir, Pliny Earle Goddard, and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Round Valley, Mendocino County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Mendocino; Round Valley
Culture or time period:
Yuki
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
July 1907
Materials:
Dogwood and Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Cornus florida
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1907
Context of use:
Parching basket.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 11 centimeters and diameter 38 centimeters
Comment:
Samuel A. Barrett "field notes, p. 98: aakmo'l parching basket, Yuki kind" Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Cat. 1 Page 88.
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