Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of gambling pieces
  • Xwsepsum (Esquimault) Peoples
  • pair of gambling pieces, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Vancouver Island?, British Columbia, Canada
  • bone, wood
  • Object Length/Diameter: each 7.5 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: each 2 15/16 x 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4964.a,b

There are two lengths of cylindrical bone, each has a cylinder of wood in the middle. They are undecorated.