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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-4130
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010004130
Alternate number:
8 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.101
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud. Flat bottomed. Zigzag and diamond pattern bands in red.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Great Basin, United States
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Shoshone and Washo
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex and Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1903
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 63.
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