Yoke (ball-game accessory)

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Culture/People
probably Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Possible owner
Alice L. De Santiago (Alice Loughran De Santiago/Mrs. José M. Santiago), Non-Indian, 1880-1942
Possible seller
Alice L. De Santiago (Alice Loughran De Santiago/Mrs. José M. Santiago), Non-Indian, 1880-1942
Object Name
Yoke (ball-game accessory)
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Pecked, ground, carved
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Toa Alta; Toa Alta Municipality; Puerto Rico
Archipelago
Greater Antilles
Island Name
Puerto Rico
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created
AD 1200-1500
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI in 1930, possibly from Alice L. De Santiago (Alice Loughran De Santiago, 1880-1942, of Barceloneta, Puerto Rico).
Catalog Number
17/6252
Barcode
176252.000
See related items
Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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