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Dice

Game Counter

Object Number:20123
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Taos
Provenience: New Mexico
Taos Pueblo
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Gift of T. P. Martin, 1897

Description

Set of 3 stick dice/gaming staves and 2 marking sticks/counters, used in game of Ca-se-he-a-pa-na. Only 1 marking stick present during inventory.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chess and Playing-Cards (18 Sep 1895 - 31 Dec 1895) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Culin, Robert S. 1898. Chess and Playing Cards: Catalogue of games and implements for divination exhibited by the Unites States National Museum in connection with the Department of Archaeology and Paleontology of the University of Pennsylvania at the Cotton States and International Exposition, Atlanta, Georgia 1895.. Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 765View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Culin, Robert S. 1975. Games of the North American Indians.. Dover Publications. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 194-195View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] 1897. "Special Collections". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. I. no. No. 2. pg. 87-96 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 90View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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