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Museum number:
1-3947
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
945 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.114
Object count:
1
Description:
Basket; coiled. Black warp in redbud (Cercis occidentalis), weft also in redbud. Pattern in Brake fern (Pteris cretica).
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Madera County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Madera
Culture or time period:
Chukchansi
Collector:
Alfred L. Kroeber
Collection date:
January 8-17, 1904
Materials:
Brake fern and Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Pteris cretica
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1904
Context of use:
For mush.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 43.8 centimeters and height 17.8 centimeters
Comment:
Photo: 15-4972. Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 6.
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