Deer Bone Ornament or Child's Catch Game Pieces


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Deer Bone Ornament or Child's Catch Game Pieces   (1998.19.2100)
  1. Recreational Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Game Equipment
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  5. N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Native American: Great Plains

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 38.9 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 2.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.8 cm
Weight 36 g
Measuring Remarks Length of bone: 15cm. Length of beads: 6cm. --MNH Remarks/Description Field
Materials Animal--Bone, Animal--Skin--without Fur/Feathers/Scales, Stone, Metal
Manufacturing Processes Drilling, Stringing
Munsell Color Information Yellowish White (7.5Y 9/2) -Bones. Moderate Yellow Green (7.5GY 5/6) -Green beads. Vivid Red (7.5R 4/14) -Red beads.

Research Remarks

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Comparanda N/A
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Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Museum of Natural History, UIUC
Reproduction Needs Research
Reproduction Information N/A

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