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Cooking basket

Object status:
Deaccessioned
Museum number:
1-2990
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Alternate number:
143 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.42
Object count:
1
Description:
Cooking basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black pattern is Brake fern (Pteris quilina).
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
South Central California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Central California; South Central
Culture or time period:
California tribes
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Brake fern and Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Pteris quilina, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
May 2, 1902
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 44. Exchanged with Museo Prehistorico Ethnographica, L.P., Rome Italy
Legacy documentation: