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Wood game piece
A game piece, possibly Dakota, circa the mid to late 19th century. The piece is made of gently bent carved of wood in a lozenge shape with a point at one end and a circle at the other.
Content Category: artifacts
8 inches length
1 1/2 inches width
game piece (game element)
Made by (possibly): Dakota Indians
Made in: Minnesota, United States
Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Used by: Dakota Indians
Indian. Recreation. Games. Traditional
Creation: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901 (Date range based on time Bishop Whipple spent in Minnesota working for various government commissions for Indian Affairs)
Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
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1523 (Accession Number)