Yoke (ball-game accessory)

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Culture/People
probably Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Previous owner
D. Hamilton Jackson (David Hamilton Jackson), Non-Indian, 1884-1946
Donor
D. Hamilton Jackson (David Hamilton Jackson), Non-Indian, 1884-1946
MAI agent
Theodoor de Booy (Theodoor Hendrik Nikolaas de Booy), Non-Indian, 1882-1919
Object Name
Yoke (ball-game accessory)
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Carved, ground
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Saint Croix; US Virgin Islands
Archipelago
Lesser Antilles
Island Name
Saint Croix
Island Grouping
Virgin Islands
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created
AD 1200-1500
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of D. Hamilton Jackson; donated to MAI by D. Hamilton Jackson through Theodoor de Booy (1882-1919, an MAI staff member) in late 1916 or early 1917 during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.
Catalog Number
7/2027
Barcode
072027.000
See related items
Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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