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Unfinished pipestone paper knife
An unfinished red pipestone (catlinite) carving, possibly Dakota, circa the late 19th to early 20th century. Its shape suggests that it was intended to become a paper knife.
Content Category: artifacts
6 3/4 inches length
7/8 inches width
3/8 inches depth
carving (visual work)
Made by (possibly): Dakota Indians
Collected by: Bennett, Charles Henry
Used in: Pipestone, Pipestone County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Raw Materials
Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1905
|Holding Type||3D Objects|
2878.E309.1 (Accession Number)