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Culture/People:
probably Thule Tradition: Punuk Stage (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Bernhard U. Krummel, Non-Indian, 1911-1990  Search this
Florence C. Krummel (Florence Choiniere Krummel), Non-Indian, 1911-2003  Search this
Previous owner:
Bernhard U. Krummel, Non-Indian, 1911-1990  Search this
Florence C. Krummel (Florence Choiniere Krummel), Non-Indian, 1911-2003  Search this
Donor:
Maradel Krummel Gale, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Game piece
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
2 x 1.2 x 3.8 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Punuk and Kukulik sites; Saint Lawrence Island; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago:
Bering Sea Islands
Island Name:
Saint Lawrence Island
Date created:
probably AD 800–1400
Collection History:
Said to originate from Punuk and Kukulik excavations; acquired by Florence C. Krummel (1911-2003, a retired high school teacher) and Bernhard U. Krummel (1911-1990) in 1976 when they lived in the Anchorage, Alaska, area or acquired from local Native people; donated to NMAI by their daughter Maradel Krummel Gale in 2003.
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Catalog Number:
26/2498
Barcode:
262498.000
See related items:
Thule Tradition: Punuk Stage (archaeological culture)
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66db2e4b6-7cf8-4be4-b784-e8807b5c598a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278610