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Basket

Museum number:
1-14983
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Accession number:
Acc.377
Object count:
1
Description:
Basket; coiled. Warp is possibly Willow (Salix), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is dyed Redbud bark. Double zigzag bands in red.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
North Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Maidu
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Materials:
Redbud and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Department:
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 13 centimeters and height 13 centimeters
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 33.
Loans:
S1966-1967 #82: Mills College, Art Department (March 23, 1967–April 19, 1967)
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