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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-10758
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010758
Alternate number:
744 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.264, Acc.265, and Acc.266
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black pattern is Brake fern (Pteris quilina).
Donor:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
South Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Wuksachi and Yokuts
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
February 1907
Materials:
Brake fern, Redbud, and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, Pteris quilina, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1907
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 24.5 centimeters and diameter 47.2 centimeters
Comment:
Native name: "amat" Photo: 15-4965. Remarks: "Designs: called tapatapatci (butterfly) and idwaiyu (a large reddish nocturnal worm)." "For materials see Supplementary Cat. 1, P. 76
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