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Culture/People:
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Gambell, St. Lawrence Island]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Rosie Kulukhon, Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Gambell, St. Lawrence Island], 1904-1990  Search this
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:
Ball
Media/Materials:
Sealskin/fur, dye/dyes, sinew, seal hair
Techniques:
Dyed, sewn, appliqu├ęd
Dimensions:
17.8 x 16.4 x 14 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Saint Lawrence Island; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago:
Bering Sea Islands
Island Name:
Saint Lawrence Island
Date created:
1973-1975
Collection History:
Collected by Florence C. Krummel (1911-2003, a retired high school teacher) and Bernhard U. Krummel (1911-1990) in 1975 when they lived in the Anchorage, Alaska, area; donated to NMAI by their daughter Maradel Krummel Gale in 2003.
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Catalog Number:
26/2514
Barcode:
262514.000
See related items:
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Gambell, St. Lawrence Island]
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e84072e8-c652-49f5-952c-00de5ba62eb0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278626