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Basket

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Object Number:28258
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I, Oldest Part
Culture Area: Andean
Locus: from mummy
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Bamboo
Fiber
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:736B - Field No SF

Description

Working basket. Contents of this basket not specially numbered are as follows: 16 spindles with thread and 10 spindlies without thread noted by CB as absent in 1924-found in 1925 (found separate, most of them with reeds), a needle, small quantity of raw cotton and thread, reed stick, split reed strands, twings (?) with thread wrapping in bottle elsewhere. See 26651.

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