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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-10471
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010471
Alternate number:
555 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.216, Acc.217, Acc.218, Acc.220, Acc.222, Acc.226, Acc.227, Acc.229, Acc.230, Acc.231, Acc.234, Acc.235, Acc.236, Acc.237, Acc.238, Acc.241, Acc.242, Acc.243, Acc.244, Acc.245, Acc.246, Acc.249, Acc.250, Acc.251, and Acc.254
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black pattern is Brake fern (Pteris quilina). Large deep flaring new cooking basket with grass foundation and horizontal and diagonal zigzag designs.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Picayune, Madera County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Madera; Picayune
Culture or time period:
Yokuts
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
1906
Materials:
Brake fern, Redbud, and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, Pteris quilina, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1906
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
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