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Basket

Museum number:
1-4038
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010004038
Alternate number:
1036 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.114
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Basket; twined. Warp is redbud (Cercis occidentalis), weft is possibly redbud. Red pattern is also redbud.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Picayune rancheria, Madera County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
from the Chukchansi at Picyuna (Katanin) 5 m from coarse Gold, Madera county.
Culture or time period:
Chukchansi
Collector:
Alfred L. Kroeber
Collection date:
January 8-17, 1904
Materials:
Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1904
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 16.5 centimeters and diameter 19.5 centimeters
Comment:
Native name: "coutat", "K!entais" (watersnake design). Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 6.
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