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Collector:
Dr. John W. Hudson  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Diameter - Object:
36 cm
Culture:
Pomo  Search this
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
California, United States, North America
Accession Date:
12 Aug 1899
Notes:
FROM CARD: "MADE FROM THE BARK OF SHOOTS OF MULE, CERCIS OCCIDENTALIS." FROM CARD: "203,289 A. BASKET BOWL OF THE CNAL INDIANS (KULANAPAN STOCK). MADE FROM THE SPLIT SHOOTS OF MULE, OR REDBUD (CERCIS OCCIDENTALIS), WITH ZIGZAG PATTERNS IN BROWN PRODUCED BY SHOWING THE BARK SIDE OF THE SHOOTS. THE WHITE PORTION OF THE BASKET IS IN PLAIN TWINED WEAVING, BUT THE GEOMETRIC FIGURES ARE IN BIRD-CAGE STITCH, SIMILAR TO THAT OF THE INDIANS OF NORTHWEST WASHINGTON STATE. ORNAMENTS, WHITE BEADS. GLOBULAR BOWL WITH CONCAVE BOTTOM USED FOR HOLDING FOOD FOR GUESTS AT AN ENTERTAINMENT. DIAMETER, 14 INCHES. RUSSIAN RIVER, MENDOCINO CO., CALIFORNIA, 1897. 203,289. FROM THE BUREAU OF AMERICAN ETHNOLOGY. COLLECTED BY DR. J. W. HUDSON."
Record Last Modified:
18 Dec 2017
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
035435
USNM Number:
E203289-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3edc4d1ab-0906-4c51-9a1a-c96971ccb80e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8355850