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Ojibwe ring and pin game
Description Game of dexterity based on the cup-and-ball principle is made of cedar. The game is played by holding the pin end, swinging the other end up, and attempting to catch a ring target on the pin. Collected by Frances Densmore at the Grand Portage Indian Reservation, Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Nomenclature Game piece (game element)
Subjects Collected by: Densmore, Frances Theresa
Made in Grand Portage Reservation, Cook County, Minnesota, United States
Used by Grand Portage Band of Ojibwe
Ojibwe Indians--Games.
Indian. Recreation. Games. Traditional
Dates Creation: Approximately 1930
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6935.35.G