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Basketry material

Museum number:
1-3965
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010003965
Alternate number:
963 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.114
Object count:
1
Description:
Sedge root (Cladium mariscus).
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Picayune rancheria, Madera County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
from the Chukchansi at Picyuna (Katanin) 5 m from coarse Gold, Madera county.
Culture or time period:
Chukchansi
Collector:
Alfred L. Kroeber
Collection date:
January 8-17, 1904
Materials:
Sedge root
Taxon:
Cladium
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1904
Context of use:
Used as woof of coiled weave.
Department:
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Native name: "hopul".
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