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Basket

Museum number:
1-350
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010000350
Alternate number:
47 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Description:
Coiled basket. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge root (Carex). Black pattern is Sedge root bark, Decorative design in blue, white, and yellow beads.
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Alexander Valley, Sonoma County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Sonoma; Alexander Valley
Culture or time period:
Wappo
Maker or artist:
Rosa
Collector:
John Purvine Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Sedge and Willow
Taxon:
Carex and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
4.1 Dwellings and Furnishings
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
circumference 28 centimeters and height 4 centimeters
Comment:
For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 61.
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