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Flat basket

Museum number:
1-2982
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010002982
Alternate number:
181 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.42
Object count:
1
Description:
Flat basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis).
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
South Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Central California; South Central
Culture or time period:
Western Mono
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
May 2, 1902
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 17.5 centimeters and height 6.2 centimeters
Comment:
Remarks: "For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 64
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