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Storage basket

Museum number:
1-20854
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010020854
Alternate number:
62 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
2
Count note:
1 bag of fragments
Description:
Storage basket; twined. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge root (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Rim bound with Grape (Vitus californica). Twined weave "cuset" triangular decorative pattern in red. Second original no. 100.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Mendocino County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Mendocino
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod, E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection, and J. H. Mallett Jr.
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Grape root, Redbud, Sedge, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, Salix, and Vitis californica
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
width 19.625 inches and length 23.5 inches
Comment:
J. H. Mallett, Jr. Coll. For materials, see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 50
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