Ball stick

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Culture/People
Tunica
Collector
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Seller
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Object Name
Ball stick
Media/Materials
Wood, twine/string, cotton cloth
Techniques
Carved, bent, wrapped, laced
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Place
Louisiana; USA
Date created
circa 1930
Collection History
Collected in 1938 or 1939 by anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1950); purchased by MAI from Frank Speck in 1939.
Catalog Number
20/842
Barcode
200842.000
See related items
Tunica
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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