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Blanket fragment

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Description A fragment of a red cloth blanket removed from a Native American burial site in Minneapolis circa 1867.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4 1/2 inches length
3 3/8 inches width
Nomenclature Blanket (covering)
Fragment
Subjects Found at Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Indians of North America
Indian. Ceremonial Artifacts. Death
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1867
Restrictions Through curatorial review and/or additional consultation with American Indian elders, spiritual leaders, tribal officers or lineal descendants, this item has been determined to be culturally sensitive. As advised by the Minnesota Historical Society Indian Advisory Committee on April 20, 2012, the Minnesota Historical Society will not display images of culturally sensitive items on the public database.
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8482.2
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