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Cooking basket

Museum number:
1-3022
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Alternate number:
31 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.42
Object count:
1
Description:
Spherical basket; diagonal twined. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge root (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Spheroidal diagonal twined basket. Crossing double triangle design, etc., in black. Per Samuel Barrett: cooking basket.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
North Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud, Sedge root, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
May 2, 1902
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Photo: 15-4048; 15-4760. Published: AAE VII, 3, pl 17, fig 6 Remark: For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 45.
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