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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-4124
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Alternate number:
66 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.101
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Unknown warp, weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis) and Cladium. Red pattern is boiled Redbud bark. With nearly vertical sides. Decoration: diagonal zigzag bands in black. 3-rod coiling with stitching split on interior face.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Eastern Miwok
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Cladium
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1903
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 18.5 centimeters and diameter 23 centimeters
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