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Basketry material

Museum number:
1-14027
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ark:/21549/hm21010014027
Alternate number:
183 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.334
Object count:
1
Description:
Basketry material. Bark of Redbud (Cercis occidentalis).
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Inyo County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Inyo
Culture or time period:
South Central Californian tribes
Collector:
C. P. Wilcomb
Collection date:
unknown
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1908
Context of use:
Used for red patterns in baskets.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
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