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Museum number:
1-13441
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010013441
Alternate number:
5 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.292, Acc.295, Acc.296, Acc.298, and Acc.301
Object count:
1
Description:
Made of willow and hazel.
Donor:
Edward Sapir
Collection place:
Montgomery Creek, Shasta County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Shasta; Montgomery Creek
Culture or time period:
Northern or Central Yana
Collector:
Edward Sapir
Collection date:
1907
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.6 Manufacturing, Constructing, Craft, and Professional Pursuits
Accession date:
1907
Context of use:
For sifting manzanita flour.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 54.4 centimeters and length 58 centimeters
Comment:
Description: "(cuh! unna)" Photo: "15-4774" Published: "A.R. 3:3, Pl. 2, g" Added in pencil: "Willow/hazel/" Remarks: Crossed out, "For materials see Suplementary Cat. 1 Page 72
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