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Jar basket

Museum number:
1-2970
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Alternate number:
118 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.42
Object count:
1
Description:
Jar basket; coiled. Warp is possibly Willow (Salix), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Redbud. Black pattern is Brake fern (Pteris quilina). Eleven simple bands in red and black.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Southeastern California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Panamint
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:
May 2, 1902
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 20 centimeters and height 18.5 centimeters
Comment:
For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 76.
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