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Cooking basket

Museum number:
1-14512
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Accession number:
Acc.349
Object count:
1
Description:
Cooking basket; twined. Warp is willow (Salix), weft is digger pine root (Pinus sabiniana). Red pattern is redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Brown dye is conifer root. Close plain twined weave, one medium and 3 narrow red bands.
Donor:
Alfred L. Kroeber
Collection place:
Healdsburg, Sonoma County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Sonoma; near Healdsburg
Culture or time period:
Wappo
Collector:
Alfred L. Kroeber
Collection date:
July 1908
Materials:
Conifer root, Digger pine, Redbud, and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Pinus sabiniana, and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1908
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 61.
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