Ball

Date created
1900-1908
Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Sherman Taylor, Eastern Band of Cherokee
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Collection History
Collected from Sherman Taylor (Eastern Band of Cherokee) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
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Place
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
1/8958
Barcode
018958.000
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Native Term
alasgalidi
Object Name
Ball
Media/Materials
Wool yarn, hide, sinew
Techniques
Sewn
Dimensions
5 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d4076c93-9269-4c2f-85c6-fb33a6be25a0
Record ID
NMAI_20337