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Cup basket

Museum number:
1-387
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010000387
Alternate number:
84 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Cup basket; coiled. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge root (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black color is dyed Redbud bark. Small cup shaped coiled basket with side handle. Two plain bands in dark red.
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
Collector:
John Purvine Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud, Sedge root, and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
4.1 Dwellings and Furnishings
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 5 centimeters and diameter 11 centimeters
Comment:
For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 61.
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