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Game Piece

Object Number:21585A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Santa Clara
Provenience: New Mexico
Santa Clara Pueblo
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Length: 20 cm
Width: 2.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Thomas S. Dozier, 1899

Description

One of a set of 4 gambling tubes for the game of canute.

Bibliography:

[Book] Culin, Stewart. 1975. Games of the North American Indians.. Dover Publications. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 368-369View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] 1899. "Special Collections". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. II. no. No. 2. pg. 99-110 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 107View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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