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Stick Dice

Object Number:22593
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Zuni
Provenience: New Mexico
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Southwest Expedition; R. Stewart Culin; subscription of Robert C. H. Brock, 1902

Description

Three wooden stick dice. Each die is painted on one side and unpainted on the other. One die has a white background with four, large triangles alternating in yellow and red, each outlined in black. One die has four, small triangles painted yellow, red and white, with negative space between the triangles painted in the same colors. One die has "X" marks in black with the spaces between each mark painted white, yellow, and red.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

American Indian Life 1776-1976 ( Dec 1976 - 1978) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Culin, Robert S. 1975. Games of the North American Indians.. Dover Publications. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 212View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] 1976. American Indian Life: 1776-1976.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 14View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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