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Dice in the form of birds  (Games, Toys, Gambling)  "1780-1880"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1780-1880

Materials:

Walrus Ivory

Techniques:

Carved, drilled

Dimensions:

3.8 x 1.6 x 2.0 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo), Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Nuwukmiut/Point Barrow], Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic

City:

Point Barrow

County:

Arctic Slope Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1920.

Source ID:

NMAI_107779

Catalog Number:

9/9872

Album Name:

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