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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 is shaped and incised to resemble a fish; additional incisions on the blade depict a flower.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 inches length
1 3/4 inches height
1/2 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.E308.3