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Burden basket

Museum number:
1-3016
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010003016
Alternate number:
1 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.42
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Burden basket; twined. Warp is Willow (Salix), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Triangle and zigzag design in red.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
North Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud, Sedge, and Willow
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
May 2, 1902
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Photo: yes. Published: AAE VII, 3, pl 22, fig 1. Remarks: For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 53.
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