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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-21039
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
22 (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 Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black pattern is Brake fern (Pteris quilina). With 3 encircling bands of dancing human figures, 2 upper bands separated by a band of white hollow diamonds on a black and red background, broken on one side by a series of triangles superimposed one upon another with the apices down.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Fresno County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Fresno
Culture or time period:
Yokuts
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Brake fern, Redbud, and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, Pteris quilina, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p 74.
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