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Cooking basket

Museum number:
1-10833
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010833
Alternate number:
839 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.264, Acc.265, and Acc.266
Object count:
1
Description:
Cooking basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). With design of red and black rectangles and zigzag lines. New.
Donor:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
South Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Mitcahai
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
February 1907
Materials:
Redbud and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1907
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 11.9 centimeters and diameter 26.9 centimeters
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, P. 74.
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