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Jar basket

Museum number:
1-422
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
119 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Redbud. Jar-shaped, "bottle neck", coiled; all-over geometric design (triangle pattern, bands, etc.) in black and red on natural ground. Martynia and Yucca.
Donor:
John Preston Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Inyo County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Inyo
Culture or time period:
Tübatulabal
Collector:
John Preston Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Martynia, Sporobolus rigens, and Yucca
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 9.2 centimeters and height 14.5 centimeters
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 44.
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