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Cup and pin game

Culture/People:
Northern Ute  Search this
Object Name:
Cup and pin game
Media/Materials:
Deer bone/bones, hide, metal wire
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Uintah and Ouray Reservation; Uintah County, Duchesne County, Grand County, Wasatch County; Utah; USA
Catalog Number:
10/2084
Barcode:
102084.000
See related items:
Northern Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6afc02771-a88b-4f77-818c-c24571520d5c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_110325
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Gambling stick

Culture/People:
Northern Ute  Search this
Object Name:
Gambling stick
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone, sinew
Techniques:
Incised, wrapped
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Uintah and Ouray Reservation; Uintah County, Duchesne County, Grand County, Wasatch County; Utah; USA
Catalog Number:
10/2083
Barcode:
102083.000
See related items:
Northern Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e2545ca2-8a71-4882-a6e5-142fd46860b6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_110324
Online Media:

Ball

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Previous owner:
William M. Fitzhugh (William MacPherson Fitzhugh), Non-Indian, 1853-1929  Search this
Seller:
Estate of William M. Fitzhugh  Search this
Object Name:
Ball
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
19/3236
Barcode:
193236.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63e6cfa74-708a-4c4a-9276-edd74ad3efa0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_206606
Online Media:

Gambling stick

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Lender:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Gambling stick
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
20/6836
Barcode:
206836.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6763caf4c-3b23-49ae-b95e-ab665cd6bbf4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_220545
Online Media:

Dice/Die and bag

Culture/People:
possibly Ute (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Major John Seashoal Witcher, Non-Indian, 1839-1906  Search this
Mahala Witcher (Mahala Florentine Mahone/Mrs. John S. Witcher), Non-Indian, 1843-1918  Search this
Dorothy Walsh (Dorothy Sheridan Witcher Walsh/Mrs. H. T. Walsh), Non-Indian, 1901-1973  Search this
Donor:
Dorothy Walsh (Dorothy Sheridan Witcher Walsh/Mrs. H. T. Walsh), Non-Indian, 1901-1973  Search this
Object Name:
Dice/Die and bag
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, animal bone, glass bead/beads, commercially tanned leather
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, laced, fringed, carved, wrapped
Dimensions:
25.00 x 18.00 x 9.80 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
California; USA
Date created:
1890-1900
Catalog Number:
23/1091
Barcode:
231091.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64652e8ad-2b23-4230-8699-223fdfe1be27
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_246252
Online Media:

Male doll

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Object Name:
Male doll
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, cotton cloth, horsehair, glass bead/beads, sinew, cotton thread, unknown stuffing
Techniques:
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, overlay beadwork, braided, stuffed
Dimensions:
29.00 x 14.00 x 7.50 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1910-1930
Catalog Number:
21/445
Barcode:
210445.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws679a7ef93-fb63-47e6-a501-9d0e0dae4b06
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_224685
Online Media:

Male doll

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Previous owner:
Emma Hill, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Emma Hill, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Male doll
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork , painted
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
21/2663
Barcode:
212663.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e85b3189-5f26-497a-bf46-c313a6e9d920
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_227018
Online Media:

Male doll

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Object Name:
Male doll
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, thread, hair
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1900-1920
Catalog Number:
21/3022
Barcode:
213022.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6905c630d-947a-4edd-902d-95a45dab4990
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_227488
Online Media:

Female doll

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Possible owner:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Female doll
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, wool cloth, hide, horsehair, glass bead/beads, sequins, unknown stuffing, sinew, cotton thread, twine/string, metal bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, stuffed
Dimensions:
25.00 x 10.00 x 3.20 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1900-1920
Catalog Number:
10/6124
Barcode:
106124.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60118f503-4081-48d6-b99c-41014d1bb355
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_114562
Online Media:

Male doll

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Previous owner:
Samuel Kirkland Lothrop (S.K. Lothrop/SKL), Non-Indian, 1892-1965  Search this
Donor:
Samuel Kirkland Lothrop (S.K. Lothrop/SKL), Non-Indian, 1892-1965  Search this
Object Name:
Male doll
Media/Materials:
Hide, horsehair, cotton cloth, wool cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
29 x 14 x 4 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1875-1900
Catalog Number:
14/4287
Barcode:
144287.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63e24484b-24e1-471a-aa77-d3fce21b6b1d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_155174
Online Media:

Doll with cradle/cradleboard

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Object Name:
Doll with cradle/cradleboard
Media/Materials:
Wood, cotton cloth, hair, paint
Techniques:
Carved, stitched, painted
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
7/4299
Barcode:
074299.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63f1630da-25b6-440c-8030-ef3c20cd02ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80032
Online Media:

Doll's legging moccasins

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Possible owner:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Doll's legging moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
10/6127
Barcode:
106127.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68b4eff91-3257-4a7f-9a78-37c6c242d772
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_114565
Online Media:

Doll with cradle/cradleboard

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Previous owner:
Helen Pep Grodka (Helen Groz Pep/A Tehom Win/Mrs. Frederick B. Grodka), Non-Indian, 1898-1982  Search this
Donor:
Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (Sonia Dorothy Grodka), Non-Indian  Search this
Harry W. Blumenthal, Non-Indian, 1924-2013  Search this
Object Name:
Doll with cradle/cradleboard
Media/Materials:
Hide, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche, unknown stuffing, wood
Techniques:
Bent, sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, edge beaded, bead-wrapped, stuffed
Dimensions:
35.6 x 14 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
25/1278
Barcode:
251278.000
See related items:
Ute
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bcf07b53-ff8d-4037-9f78-34c2e7f0c207
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_267184
Online Media:

Ring For Game

Collector:
Emile Granier  Search this
Donor Name:
Emile Granier  Search this
Culture:
Ute (Nuche)  Search this
Object Type:
Hoop And Pole Game
Place:
Not Given
Accession Date:
14 Sep 1898
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
034005
USNM Number:
E200582-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e6b58e81-9433-412c-8427-20b4eccb60ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8354929
Online Media:

Cradleboard

Culture/People:
Uncompagre Ute  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Previous owner:
Fred Wilson's Indian Trading Post, Inc.  Search this
Seller:
Fred Wilson's Indian Trading Post, Inc.  Search this
Object Name:
Cradleboard
Media/Materials:
Wood, willow, hide, glass bead/beads, cotton cloth, deer tail, sinew, pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Carved, twined, sewn, overlay beadwork, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, loom beadwork, painted, fringed
Dimensions:
101 x 53 x 23 cm
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Uintah and Ouray Reservation; Uintah County, Duchesne County, Grand County, Wasatch County; Utah; USA
Date created:
1885-1900
Catalog Number:
20/951
Barcode:
200951.000
See related items:
Uncompagre Ute
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, As We Grow: Traditions, Toys, & Games
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b77b45e2-2481-4e2b-9cdd-8f885d109105
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_214735
Online Media:

Ganning Bone

Collector:
Peter G. Gates  Search this
Dr. Walter Hough  Search this
Donor Name:
Peter G. Gates  Search this
Site Name:
Kokopnyama  Search this
Culture:
Ancient Pueblo  Search this
Object Type:
Game Piece
Place:
Navajo County, Arizona, United States, North America
Accession Date:
3 Oct 1901
Collection Date:
1901
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
038480
USNM Number:
A212993-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ef3ca9c4-d4d5-44c3-a3ae-8de7c09f6bd2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8049744

Gambling Sticks

Collector:
Maj. Stephen Powers  Search this
Donor Name:
Maj. Stephen Powers  Search this
Culture:
Paiute  Search this
Object Type:
Gambling Set
Place:
Not Given, Washoe County / Pyramid Lake Reservation, Nevada, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1876
Collection Date:
1875 to 1876
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
004856
USNM Number:
E19045-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a629a6ca-509d-45f8-bb71-3bb6b9359cd0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8353738
Online Media:

Children's Garden, from the portfolio Drawn to Stone

Artist:
Tom Christison  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure\fragment\hand  Search this
Object\game\bird  Search this
Object\foodstuff\nut  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Print Workshop
Object number:
1998.156.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72d8ef0de-48fc-4604-b7ce-c32a5263ee50
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1998.156.2

Modified Ceramic Sherds, Prehistoric Southwestern Pottery Fragments

Discipline:
Anthropology  Search this
Region:
US Southwest (NM, AZ, UT, NV)  Search this
Material:
Ceramic, Paint
Culture:
Zuni  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Hawikuh, North America, United States, New Mexico, Cibola County
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
USNM Number:
EO2487
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c705c3b5-ee19-4490-890d-9630f0065994
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10000492
Online Media:

Painting On Deerskin

Collector:
James Mooney  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Length - Object:
132 cm
Width - Object:
101 cm
Culture:
Cheyenne (Tsitsistas, Suhtai), Southern  Search this
Object Type:
Hide Painting
Place:
Not Given, Oklahoma / Indian Territory, United States, North America
Accession Date:
8 Oct 1892
Collection Date:
1891
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
026286
USNM Number:
E165127-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a2014dda-a251-4723-8721-2bd5916319c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8345727
Online Media:

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