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Gambling sticks and pouch with raven design  (Games, Toys, Gambling)  "1840-1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1840-1900

Materials:

Maple, abalone/haliotis shell, caribou hide/skin, paint

Techniques:

Carved, inlaid, stitched, painted

Dimensions:

73 x 17.8 x 5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, Nisga'a (Niska), North America, Northern Northwest Coast, Northwest Coast, Tsimshian

Site Name:

Nass River

County:

Kitimat-Stikine Regional District

State:

British Columbia

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); purchased by MAI in 1920.

Source ID:

NMAI_105983

Catalog Number:

9/8116

Album Name:

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