Wood game piece

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Titles Wood game piece
Description 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.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 8 inches length
1 1/2 inches width
Nomenclature game piece (game element)
Materials wood
Creation Made by: Oceti Sakowin
Made by (possibly): Dakota Indians
Made in: Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Used by: Dakota Indians
Indian. Recreation. Games. Traditional
Dates Creation: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901 (Date range based on time Bishop Whipple spent in Minnesota working for various government commissions for Indian Affairs)
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections, Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1523 (Accession Number)

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