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Storage basket

Museum number:
1-713
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Alternate number:
2713 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
2
Description:
Acorn storage basket; twined. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Digger pine (Pinus sabiniana). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis).
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Round Valley, Mendocino County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Mendocino; Round Valley
Culture or time period:
Mitoám Kai Pomo
Collector:
Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
July 18, 1901
Materials:
Digger pine, Redbud, and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Pinus sabiniana, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.2 Gathering
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 53
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