California

The collection of nearly 200 objects from California culture is primarily comprised of baskets from the Hupa, Cahuilla, Pomo, Yokuts, Maidu, Gabrielino, Luiseno, Miwok, Karuk, Serrano, Wintu people. Contemporary artists include Fritz Scholder and Frank LaPena.

    Piction collections thumbnails

    Elizabeth Conrad Hickox, American / Karuk / Wiyot, 1875 - 1947
    Basket
    about 1925
    157.9.13894
    Elizabeth Conrad Hickox, American / Karuk / Wiyot, 1875 - 1947
    Basket
    about 1925
    157.9.13894
    Elizabeth Conrad Hickox, American / Karuk / Wiyot, 1875 - 1947
    Basket
    about 1925
    157.9.13894
    Frank LaPena, American / Maidu, born 1937
    We are All Sacred
    2001
    2008.41.1
    Rick Bartow, American / Wiyot, born 1946
    The Tale that the Crow Told, from the series The Ceremony that Never Was
    2006
    2008.6.1
    Rick Bartow, American / Wiyot, born 1946
    The Tale that the Crow Told, from the series The Ceremony that Never Was
    2006
    2008.6.1
    Rick Bartow, American / Wiyot, born 1946
    No Dogs at the Ceremony, from the series The Ceremony that Never Was
    2006
    2008.6.2
    Rick Bartow, American / Wiyot, born 1946
    No Dogs at the Ceremony, from the series The Ceremony that Never Was
    2006
    2008.6.2
    Rick Bartow, American / Wiyot, born 1946
    The Dancers Arrive, from the series The Ceremony that Never Was
    2006
    2008.6.3
    Rick Bartow, American / Wiyot, born 1946
    The Dancers Arrive, from the series The Ceremony that Never Was
    2006
    2008.6.3
    Rick Bartow, American / Wiyot, born 1946
    Acquiring a Taste for Crow, from the series The Ceremony that Never Was
    2006
    2008.6.4
    Rick Bartow, American / Wiyot, born 1946
    Acquiring a Taste for Crow, from the series The Ceremony that Never Was
    2006
    2008.6.4
    Fritz Scholder, American / Luiseño, 1937 - 2005
    Untitled (American Portrait Series)
    about 1979-1980
    2012.20
    Yokuts
    Ritual Basket
    late 19th century
    43.25.8613
    Yokuts
    Ritual Basket
    late 19th century
    43.25.8613
    Yokuts
    Ritual Basket
    late 19th century
    43.25.8613
    Yokuts
    Ritual Basket
    late 19th century
    43.25.8613
    Pomo
    Gift Basket
    late 19th century
    44.18.8746
    Pomo
    Gift Basket
    late 19th century
    44.18.8746
    Mewuk (Miwok)
    Basket
    late 19th century
    44.18.8758
    Koso (Panamint) Shoshone
    Trinket Basket
    late 19th century
    44.18.8764
    Samuel Ball, American / Modoc, about 1827 - unknown
    Beaded Bow
    collected about 1902-1904
    46.17.10181
    Samuel Ball, American / Modoc, about 1827 - unknown
    Beaded Bow
    collected about 1902-1904
    46.17.10181
    Samuel Ball, American / Modoc, about 1827 - unknown
    Simple Wood Bow
    collected about 1902-1904
    46.17.10182
    Samuel Ball, American / Modoc, about 1827 - unknown
    Simple Wood Bow
    collected about 1902-1904
    46.17.10182
    Annie Kinsman, American / Mono, 1881 - 1990
    Trinket Basket
    about 1900
    46.17.9307
    Francisca Lubo, American / Cahuilla, 1881 - 1928
    Woman's Small Storage Basket
    about 1900
    46.17.9313
    Francisca Lubo, American / Cahuilla, 1881 - 1928
    Woman's Small Storage Basket
    about 1900
    46.17.9313
    Mother of a Raphael Tortes, Luiseño, unknown dates
    Trinket Basket Decorated with the Initials R.T. and a Figure of a Baseball Player
    collected 1905 or 1907
    46.17.9314
    Mother of a Raphael Tortes, Luiseño, unknown dates
    Trinket Basket Decorated with the Initials R.T. and a Figure of a Baseball Player
    collected 1905 or 1907
    46.17.9314
    Mother of a Raphael Tortes, Luiseño, unknown dates
    Trinket Basket Decorated with the Initials R.T. and a Figure of a Baseball Player
    collected 1905 or 1907
    46.17.9314
    Mother of a Raphael Tortes, Luiseño, unknown dates
    Trinket Basket Decorated with the Initials R.T. and a Figure of a Baseball Player
    collected 1905 or 1907
    46.17.9314
    Mother of a Raphael Tortes, Luiseño, unknown dates
    Trinket Basket Decorated with the Initials R.T. and a Figure of a Baseball Player
    collected 1905 or 1907
    46.17.9314
    Serrano
    Basket
    collected 1905
    46.17.9315
    Serrano
    Basket
    collected 1905
    46.17.9315
    Lenora Linton LaChusa, American / Diegueno, born about 1877 - unknown
    Basket Tray depicting a Diamondback Rattlesnake
    collected 1905
    46.17.9318
    Lenora Linton LaChusa, American / Diegueno, born about 1877 - unknown
    Basket Tray depicting a Diamondback Rattlesnake
    collected 1905
    46.17.9318
    Cahuilla
    Storage Basket
    about 1900
    46.17.9326
    Cahuilla
    Storage Basket
    about 1900
    46.17.9326
    Pomo
    Gift Basket
    collected 1905 or 1907
    46.17.9332
    Pomo
    Gift Basket
    collected 1905 or 1907
    46.17.9332
    Pomo
    Gift Basket
    collected 1905 or 1907
    46.17.9332
    Pomo
    Gift Basket
    collected 1905 or 1907
    46.17.9332
    Pomo
    Basket
    about 1905
    46.17.9333
    Pomo
    Basket
    about 1905
    46.17.9333
    Pomo
    Basket
    about 1905
    46.17.9333
    Williams Family, Maidu, unknown dates
    Trinket Basket
    collected mid-1907
    46.17.9334
    Williams Family, Maidu, unknown dates
    Trinket Basket
    collected mid-1907
    46.17.9334
    Hupa
    Woman's Cap
    probably collected 1905
    46.17.9335
    Hupa
    Woman's Cap
    probably collected 1905
    46.17.9335
    Hupa
    Woman's Cap
    probably collected 1905
    46.17.9335
    Princess Mary (Ko-a-lak-a), Modoc, about 1844 - 1906
    Cap
    about 1900
    46.17.9339
    Princess Mary (Ko-a-lak-a), Modoc, about 1844 - 1906
    Cap
    about 1900
    46.17.9339
    Modoc
    Basketry Cap
    about 1900
    46.17.9346
    Modoc
    Basketry Cap
    about 1900
    46.17.9346
    Koso (Panamint) Shoshone
    Food Basket
    early-mid 20th century
    51.19.12705
    Yurok
    Basketry cap
    early 20th century
    51.27.12817
    Yurok
    Basket
    about 1900
    54.18.12950
    Yurok
    Basket
    about 1900
    54.18.12950
    Yurok
    Basket
    about 1900
    54.18.12950
    Yurok
    Basket
    about 1900
    54.18.12950
    Fritz Scholder, American / Luiseño, 1937 - 2005
    Dartmouth Portrait #17
    1973
    p.974.11
    Fritz Scholder, American / Luiseño, 1937 - 2005
    Dartmouth Portrait #17
    1973
    p.974.11
    Harry Fonseca, American / Maidu, 1946 - 2006
    Coyote Woman in the City
    1979
    p.989.10
    Harry Fonseca, American / Maidu, 1946 - 2006
    Coyote Woman in the City
    1979
    p.989.10