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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-19780
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Accession number:
Acc.506
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is possibly Willow (Salix), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Redbud.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Eastern Miwok and Maidu
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Context of use:
Cooking basket.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 40 centimeters and height 24.5 centimeters
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 36.
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