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Winnower

Museum number:
1-20889
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010020889
Alternate number:
117 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Winnower basket; twined. Warp and weft are Redbud (Cercis occidentalis).
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Southern Mines Country, Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Southern Mines Country
Culture or time period:
Eastern Miwok
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.2 Gathering
Accession date:
1916
Context of use:
Used in preparation of seeds, etc.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 49 centimeters and diameter 39 centimeters
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