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Basketry

Museum number:
1-3908
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Accession number:
Acc.110
Object count:
1
Description:
Starting basketry; coiled. Warp is Willow (Salix) and Sedge root (Carex), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Knot; 4-fiber, 2 rod coiling.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Stonyford, Colusa County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Colusa; Stonyford
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
December 21, 1903
Materials:
Redbud, Sedge, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1904
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Photo: 15-6082. Remarks: For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 49. Published in BAE B78 Pl. 55. Was marked as missing in 1994, found in cabinet in 1996.
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