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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-390
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Alternate number:
87 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
1
Description:
Old coiled bowl basket. Weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Scattered short zigzag bands in red; single rod foundation.
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
North Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Coast Miwok and Northern Pomo
Maker or artist:
Josephine
Collector:
John Purvine Stanley and Philip Mills Jones
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex and Cercis occidentalis
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
August 1901
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
height 16.5 centimeters and diameter 24.5 centimeters
Comment:
Other basket bought from same woman is of Pomo type. For materials, see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 51.
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