Yoke (ball-game accessory)

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Culture/People
probably Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Previous owner
Emilio Rodriguez y Monga, Non-Indian
Object Name
Yoke (ball-game accessory)
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Pecked, carved, incised, ground
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Banks of Río Iguamo; Río Iguamo (Higuamo); San Pedro de Macorís Province; Dominican Republic
Archipelago
Greater Antilles
Island Name
Hispaniola
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created
AD 800-1500
Collection History
Said to have been found in 1900; acquired by Emilio Rodriguez y Monga at an unknown date; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source in 1906.
Catalog Number
1/116
Barcode
010116.000
See related items
Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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