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Museum number:
1-10831
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010010831
Alternate number:
837 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.264, Acc.265, and Acc.266
Object count:
1
Description:
Basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Sedge (Carex). Red pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Black pattern is Brake fern (Pteris quilina).
Donor:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Drum Valley, Fresno County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Tulare; Drum Valley
Culture or time period:
Yokuts
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
February 1907
Materials:
Brake fern, Redbud, and Sedge
Taxon:
Carex, Cercis occidentalis, Pteris quilina, and Sporobolus rigens
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1907
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
diameter 21.4 centimeters and height 8.5 centimeters
Comment:
Remarks: For materials see Supplementary Catalogue 1, P. 75.
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