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Cooking basket

Museum number:
1-444
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Alternate number:
141 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Description:
Basket; twined. Warp is willow (Salix), weft is gray pine root (Pinus sabiniana). Red pattern is redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Pliable plain-twined hemispherical basket. Four complex horizontal bands in red.
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Upper Lake, Lake County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Lake; Upper Lake
Culture or time period:
Eastern Pomo
Collector:
John Purvine Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Conifer root, Redbud, and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Pinus sabiniana, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 45
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