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Basketry material

Museum number:
1-10345
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010345
Alternate number:
568 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.216, Acc.217, Acc.218, Acc.220, Acc.222, Acc.226, Acc.227, Acc.229, Acc.230, Acc.231, Acc.234, Acc.235, Acc.236, Acc.237, Acc.238, Acc.241, Acc.242, Acc.243, Acc.244, Acc.245, Acc.246, Acc.249, Acc.250, Acc.251, and Acc.254
Object count:
1
Description:
Bundle of grass stems. Native name: "hulup". Used as foundation material in basket manufacture.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Bear Creek, Mariposa County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Bear Creek
Culture or time period:
Eastern Miwok
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
1906
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1906
Context of use:
Used as foundation material in basket manufacture. Barrett notes that this type of grass once grew abundantly throughout the region.
Department:
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 89 centimeters and width 4 centimeters
Comment:
Native name: "hulup". Samuel A. Barrett notes that this type of grass once grew abundantly throughout the region.
Loans:
S1986-1987 #11: Department of Forestry, UC Berkeley (November 5, 1986–December 1, 1986)
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