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These bone gaming pieces were recovered from Fool Chief's Village, a Kansa village in Shawnee County that was the site of the 2012 Kansas Archeology Training Program after which excavations continued through 2013. Sometimes called a cup and pin game, the goal was to catch the deer phalanges, shown here, on a bone pin, scoring points for the number caught.

Date: 1830-1844

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Item Number: 508380
Call Number: 14SH305-303-97; -303-858; & -3454-1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 508380

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