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Cooking basket

Museum number:
1-3
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010000003
Alternate number:
2003 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Description:
Cooking basket; twined. Warp is willow (Salix), weft is gray pine root (Pinus sabiniana). Red pattern is redbud (Cercis occidentalis).
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Alexander Valley, Sonoma County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Sonoma; Alexander Valley
Culture or time period:
Wappo
Collector:
Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
July 7, 1901
Materials:
Conifer root, Redbud, and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Pinus sabiniana, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
August 1901
Context of use:
Cooking basket.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 33 centimeters and height 21 centimeters
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