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Darts which were thrown at a small rolling ring

Part of Northwest Coast Hall.

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Exhibition Text

The players sat in two parallel lines and the ring rolled between them. The object of the game was to strike the ring with the darts. 

Collection Information

(FIRST THREE)
Catalog No: 16 / 4555 Field No: 155
Culture: Nlaka’pamux
Locale: BC, THOMPSON RIVER
Country: CANADA
Dimensions: L:31.2 W:1.2 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1897 [GIFT]
Donor:  LOUBAT, DUC DE
Collector: MANDSLAY, A.P.

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(LAST ONE)
Catalog No: 16 / 6731 ABD Field No: 252
Culture: Nlaka’pamux
Locale: BC, THOMPSON RIVER
Country: CANADA
Dimensions: A) L:25.4 W:1.4 B) L:23.5 W:1.8 D) L:26.5 W:1.1 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1899
Donor: TEIT, JAMES

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