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Plate basket

Museum number:
1-20878
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Alternate number:
89 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Plate basket; coiled. Warp is Willow (Salix) and weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Redbud bark.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
North Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Maidu
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud, Redbud bark, and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 15 inches and width 1.75 inches
Comment:
Additional original number: 297. Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Cat. 1, p. 33.
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