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Plate basket

Museum number:
1-20932
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Alternate number:
173 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Plate basket; coiled. Warp is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis), weft is Willow (Salix). Red pattern is Yucca. 4 concentric bands of red.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Kelso Valley, Kern County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Kern; Kelso Valley
Culture or time period:
Kawaiisu
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud, Willow, and Yucca
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Salix, and Yucca
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
width 1.75 inches and length 18.25 inches
Comment:
Additional original number: 158. Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 14.
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