Ball stick

Date created
circa 1950
Culture/People
Oklahoma Cherokee
Previous owner
Dwight D. Saunders, Non-Indian, 1918-2006
Donor
Dwight D. Saunders, Non-Indian, 1918-2006
Collection History
Purchased by Dwight D. Saunders (1918-2006, an art professor at Bacone College) in the early 1950s at a small Indian museum in Muskogee, Oklahoma; donated to NMAI by Dwight Saunders in 2004.
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Place
Northeastern Oklahoma; Oklahoma; USA
See related items
Oklahoma Cherokee
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
26/5101
Barcode
265101.000
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Object Name
Ball stick
Media/Materials
Wood, commercial leather thong
Techniques
Carved, wrapped
Dimensions
83.5 x 7.5 x 6 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67d2c07f3-c809-4598-983a-3265ca6d566f
Record ID
NMAI_281295