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Winnower

Museum number:
1-10868
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010868
Alternate number:
876 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.264, Acc.265, and Acc.266
Object count:
1
Description:
Winnower; twined. Warp is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis), weft is Conifer root (Pinophyta). Rim bound with Redbud.
Donor:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Drum Valley, Fresno County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Tulare; Drum Valley
Culture or time period:
Yokuts
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
February 1907
Materials:
Conifer root and Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Pinophyta
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1907
Context of use:
Winnowing basket.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 53 centimeters
Comment:
Native name: "tcayici". Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, P. 76.
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