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Canoe shaped basket

Museum number:
1-440
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Alternate number:
137 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Description:
Canoe shaped basket; coiled. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge (Carex). Black pattern is Sedge bark. Feathered and beaded elliptical coiled basket. Vertical patterns in black.
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Upper Lake, Lake County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Lake; Upper Lake
Culture or time period:
Eastern Pomo
Maker or artist:
M. Anderson
Collector:
John Purvine Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Sedge and Willow
Taxon:
Carex and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
width 30 centimeters, length 44.5 centimeters, and height 9 centimeters
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 46
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