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Shallow bowl

Museum number:
1-20857
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
65 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Shallow bowl basket; twined. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge (Cerex) and Pine (Pinus). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Twined weave "ti" decorative design in red.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Mendocino County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Mendocino
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
C. F. Briggs, Edwin Lincoln McLeod, and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Pine (wood), Redbud, Sedge, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, Pinus, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Context of use:
For meals.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
width 5 inches and length 18 inches
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 49
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