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Tchung-kee, a Mandan Game Played with a Ring and Pole

This oil on canvas painted by George Catlin in 1832–1833 shows Mandan Indians playing chunkey, a game also played by American Indians in Louisiana.

Tchung-kee, a Mandan Game Played with a Ring and Pole

Courtesy of Smithsonian American Art Museum

Tchung-kee, a Mandan Game Played with a Ring and Pole. George Catlin

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