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Plate basket

Museum number:
1-20903
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Alternate number:
88; 389 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Plate basket; coiled. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Redbud bark. Red lightning-like pattern.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Santa Barbara County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Santa Barbara
Culture or time period:
Chumash
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod, E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection, and Jewett Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud, Redbud bark, and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 11 inches and width 1.75 inches
Comment:
Remarks: "For materials see Supplementary Cat. 1, p. 57" "From Jewett Collection. Called by McLeod "Santa Barbara Mission tray." Illustrated in Jewett Collection. Catalogue 13.
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