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Gaming Tray

Object Number:NA8307A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Yokuts
Tulare
Provenience: California (State)
Culture Area: California Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Redbud
Sedge
Bracken Fern
Technique:Coiled
Iconography:Men
Bugs
Fly
Rattlesnake
Height: 5 cm
Outside Diameter:79 cm
Credit Line:Gift of William K. Jewett, 1918
Other Number:5563 - Collector Number

Description

Gambling Tray (1) and 6 die (B-G). Design: 11 male friendship figures in center, 18 water skater bugs, 11 flies (in polychrome), rattlesnake band, 34 male frienship figures in outer band, 34 flies (in redbud).

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Pomo Basket Weavers, Their Baskets and the Art Market (10 Oct 1999 - 25 Feb 2001) View Objects in Exhibition
Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Preucel, Robert W., and Wierzbowski, William S., and Williams, Lucy F. 2005. Native American Voices on Identity, Art and Culture: Objects of Everlasting Esteem.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pages 184-185/Plate 75View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Dockstader, Frederick J. Indian Art in North America: Arts and Crafts.. Greenwich, Connecticut. New York Graphic Society. ed. Fourth Printing. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig 148View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Merwin, Bruce W. 1918. "The Patty Stuart Jewett Collection". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 9. no. 3-4. pg. 225-243 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 68View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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