MS 7356 Mary A. Shefeldt collection of color reproductions of watercolors of Korean games by Kisan
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7356
Creators:
Kisan
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
22 Sheets
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes: 1. Court officials in military dress; 2. Korean dancing boy; 3. Hunters on snow shoes; 4. Kite flying; 5. Rope walking; 6. Top spinning; 7. Spade shoveling; 8. See-saw; 9. Swinging; 10. Kicked shuttlecock; 11. Boys playing blind man's bluff; 12. Girls playing blind man's bluff; 13. Girls playing jacks with coins; 14. Bowmaker and archer; 15. Yut [ New Year's game] playing; 16. Dignitaries plying chonggyongdo game; 17. Backgammon; 18. Korean chess; 19. Korean chess; 20. Korean checkers; 21. Dominoes; 22. Gambling.

Administration
Existence and Location of Originals
University Museum (cat. 21574), University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7356

Local Note
Local Note
Colored lithographic plates from publication

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7356, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Prints of watercolors collected by Mary A. Shufeldt at Ch'oryang (near Pusan) in 1886. They were published in Stewart Culin's Korean games with notes on the corresponding games of China and Japane, University of Pennsylvania, 1895. The prints were transferred from the artifactual collection to the archives by Chang-su Houchins in April 1983.
Custodial History
Previously titled "Korean games."

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Korean -- Games Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- Military Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- Dance Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- Hunting Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- snow shoes Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- Kites Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- archery Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- New Year's Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- backgammon Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- Chess Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- checkers Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- dominoes Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Korean -- Gambling Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, Maryland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/