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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-20897
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Alternate number:
80 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Redbud. Round coiled basket with decorative design in red, representing arrow points onw above another placed in six rows, also 6 zigzag lines.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
The Emporium Company, Carson City, Nevada
Verbatim coll. place:
Nevada; Carson City
Culture or time period:
Washo
Maker or artist:
Datsolalee
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Production date:
ca. 1897-1899
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
whole— diameter 7.25 inches and whole— height 4.75 inches
Comment:
Published: Mason's Aboriginal American Basketry pl. 181. Remarks: 2nd basket from left. For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 65.
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