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Stick Dice

Reproduction

Object Number:16531
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Zuni
Provenience: New Mexico
Zuni Pueblo
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Maker: Frank H. Cushing
Date Made: 1893
Early Date: 1893
Late Date: 1893
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Length: 10.2 cm
Width: 2.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Frank H. Cushing, 1893

Description

set of 3 stick dice (game blocks) reproduction made by Frank Cushing of a set of pinon wood stick dice

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chess and Playing-Cards (18 Sep 1895 - 31 Dec 1895) View Objects in Exhibition
Game Exhibit at the Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo (01 May 1901 - 02 Nov 1901) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Culin, Robert S. 1898. Chess and Playing Cards: Catalogue of games and implements for divination exhibited by the Unites States National Museum in connection with the Department of Archaeology and Paleontology of the University of Pennsylvania at the Cotton States and International Exposition, Atlanta, Georgia 1895.. Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 775View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Culin, Stewart. 1975. Games of the North American Indians.. Dover Publications. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 222-223View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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