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Spinning top

Spinning top
Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Kalinago (Carib/Kalina) [Dominica]
Artist/Maker
Derick Paris, Kalinago (Carib/Kalina) [Dominica]
NMAI agent
Susan Secakuku, Hopi Pueblo
Seller
Derick Paris, Kalinago (Carib/Kalina) [Dominica]
Date created
2002
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling
Object Name
Spinning top
Media/Materials
Wood, cotton twine/string
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
5.5 x 7 cm
Catalog Number
26/3266
Barcode
263266.000
Collection History
Purchased from the artist by Susan Secakuku (Hopi Pueblo, NMAI staff member) in 2003.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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Kalinago (Carib/Kalina) [Dominica]
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place
Dominica
Archipelago
Lesser Antilles
Island Name
Dominica
Island Grouping
Windward Islands
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)