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Yo-yo  (Games, Toys, Gambling)  "1950-1980"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1950-1980

Materials:

Sealskin/fur, wool felt, unknown stuffing, metal nails, sinew, vegetal dye/dyes

Techniques:

Dyed, sewn, braided, stitched

Dimensions:

6 x 4.4 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Mrs. Bergquist; donated to the Indian Arts and Crafts Board by Mrs. Bergquist in 1989; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_274973

Catalog Number:

25/8994

Album Name:

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