Yoke fragment (ball-game accessory)

Date created
AD 1200-1500
Culture/People
probably Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Previous owner
Harold E. Grathwohl, Non-Indian, 1895-1958
Seller
Harold E. Grathwohl, Non-Indian, 1895-1958
Collection History
Collection history unknown; collected or purchased from local residents by Harold E. Grathwohl (1895-1958, a Long Island, New York, poultry farmer who also worked for the US Department of Agriculture and often travelled to Puerto Rico); purchased by MAI from Harold Grathwohl in 1933.
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Place
Puerto Rico
Archipelago
Greater Antilles
Island Name
Puerto Rico
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
See related items
Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
18/4988
Barcode
184988.000
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Object Name
Yoke fragment (ball-game accessory)
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Pecked, carved, ground
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws640d0e00d-67ba-4096-b9f6-d1831eb1d644
Record ID
NMAI_197783