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Object Number:37614A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Yankton
Dakota
Sioux
Provenience: United States of America
Montana
Fort Peck Reservation
Culture Area: Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
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Sinew
Pigment
Length: 5.3 cm
Credit Line:John Wanamaker Expedition, 1900; R. Stewart Culin, 1900

Description

Whip top, carved from lightweight wood. The top of the top is flat, painted red, and surrounded by a ring of blue pigment. It tapers to a rounded point, and the numbers 797, 708 (crossed out), and 37614 are written on the side.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Peace Around the World: Toys and Games for All the Ages (08 Dec 1996 - 31 Aug 1997) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Culin, Stewart. 1975. Games of the North American Indians.. Dover Publications. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 746-747View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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