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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-21023
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010021023
Alternate number:
306 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; twined. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Yucca. White pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Round, flat base, with 2 encircling bands enclosing butterfly pattern in black, white and red.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Kern County, California
Culture or time period:
Tübatulabal
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
1893-1908
Materials:
Redbud, Sedge, and Yucca
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, Sporobolus rigens, and Yucca
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 10 centimeters and diameter 22.8 centimeters
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