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Dakota pipestone paper knife
Description A Dakota paper knife carved from red pipestone, circa the late 19th or early 20th century. The handle of the knife is carved to resembla a fish. A paper label affixed to the handle reads "CHAS. H. BENNETT, Pharmacist / Bennett Bldg., Pipestone, Minn. / PAPER KNIFE / made from Pipe Stone by Dakota Indians".
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 11 1/4 inches length
2 1/2 inches height
1/4 inches depth
Nomenclature Letter opener
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Bennett, Charles Henry
Made by Dakota Indians
Used in Pipestone, Pipestone County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Art
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1905

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2877.E308.1