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Canoe shaped basket

Museum number:
1-439
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
136 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Description:
Canoe shaped basket; coiled. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). With a few shell beads and feathers. Zigzag bands in red.
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Lake County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Lake
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Maker or artist:
Minnie
Collector:
John Purvine Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud, Sedge, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 45
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