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Native NameDama
Object Number:21483A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Date Made: 1898
Early Date: 1898
Late Date: 1898
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Height: 6.5 cm
Length: 28 cm
Width: 27.5 cm
Credit Line:Commissioned by The University Museum from originals in the US National Museum, 1898
Other Number:USNM 154194 - Smithsonian Institution Number

Description

Small wooden table with four legs. Top inscribed with criss-crossing lines. A verson of draughts. Copied from original (154194) at the US National Museum, collected by Alexander R. Webb, US Consul at Manila, 1892.

Bibliography:

[Article] Culin, Robert S. 1900. "Philippine Games". American Anthropologist. Vol. New Series. pg. 643-656 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 643-656View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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