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Jar basket

Museum number:
1-20954
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Alternate number:
189 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Jar basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black pattern is Brake fern. With zigzag brown and red design below 3 bands alternately black and white 3 coiled in width.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
South Fork of Kern River, Kern County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Kern; South Fork of Kern River
Culture or time period:
Tübatulabal
Maker or artist:
Mrs. Miranda [Tübatulabal]
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Brake fern and Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Pteris quilina, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 7.125 inches and width 4.875 inches
Comment:
Additional original number: 147. Remarks: For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1 p 58.
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